driverless cars of the future
Artificial Intelligence, Futurology

What Will Humans Do When the Cars Drive Themselves

Since the invention of the car in the late 1700’s, humans have been the controlling force behind the wheel. Technology has now made it possible for cars to drive themselves! So, if you’re driving in states like Washington, Arizona, Texas, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and California, don’t be surprised to see a car with a human behind the wheel doing some other…

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typewriter
Engineering, Futurology

10 Things Modern Technology Has Replaced

Arthur C. Clark once said, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is equivalent to magic”. Modern technology has really taken off, replacing many everyday tasks and jobs. It has essentially become a magical tool for the human race. Robotic vacuums and hands-free devices were once just myths and dreams, but with research and development, they have become a common tool in many…

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why we should support the hyperloop project
Engineering, Futurology

5 Reasons We Should All Support the Hyperloop Project

The conventional modes of transport, which comprise of road, rail, air, and water, tend to be either quite slow (such as water and road), expensive (such as air), or a combination of slow and expensive (such as rail). Hyperloop promises to change this trend by delivering both fast and cheap transportation for people and goods using magnetic levitated pod vehicles that move…

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emerging tech
Futurology

Top 10 Emerging Technologies of 2017 and Into the Future

Technology That Is Currently Emerging 1. Memory Implants This ever-evolving technology allows individuals who have experienced paralysis to walk again. With recent studies done, scientists have implanted recording devices that come in contact with the motor cortex region of the brain. They then align it with electrodes at the spinal cord right below where the paralyzing injury occurred. This creates…

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Artificial Intelligence, Futurology, Smart Tech

8 Tech Gadgets Which Are Turning Our Houses into Smart Homes

As the world becomes increasingly high-tech the number of smart home devices is rapidly increasing. With these devices, you can control various aspects of your home, such as lighting, security, and the thermostat, remotely. Let’s look at some of the best smart home systems and devices you can invest in, to turn your humble abode into a smart home. 1. Wireless Home…

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job automation
Business Tech, Futurology

Will Technology Take ALL of Our Jobs?

Threat of Automation AI novelties like Cortana or Siri pale in comparison to the the machines dreamed up by science fiction authors, but these relatively simplistic artificial intelligence systems are rapidly laying the groundwork for more complex, and therefore more capable, automated machines. Fear over job security due to automation is nothing new, as the industrial revolution proved. The 19th…

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Artificial Intelligence, Futurology

Top 10 Artificial Intelligence (AI) Companies to Look Out For

Tech giants like IBM and retail giants like Amazon have vast amounts of money invested into research into artificial intelligence (AI). Companies like these regularly make news with their innovations, but a number of smaller companies are also making gains on the new technological frontier of AI. These are 10 of the smaller companies to look out for. 10 AI…

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