Category Archives: Technology – Future Trends
By NATALIYA VASILYEVA
A media company owned by Kremlin-friendly oligarch Alisher Usmanov has splashed out $1.5 billion to gain full control of Russia’s most popular social network, VKontakte, bringing an end to a months-long dispute that saw the original investors sue each other in court.
The Silicon Valley giant has redrawn the line that separates our technology and ourselves. That may not be a good thing.
iGadgets are controlling our time and soon they will be controlling your money.
Tablets and laptops coming later this year will be able to constantly listen for voice commands thanks to new chips from Intel.
China’s first industrial robot production line is expected to start operation in the northeastern city of Shenyang this month.
By Joanna Glasner
Synthetic biology, which uses engineered gene sequences to create new biological systems and devices, used to be a subject for futurists and sci-fi writers.
By Sebastian Anthony
DARPA, on the back of the US government’s BRAIN program, has begun the development of tiny electronic implants that interface directly with your nervous system and can directly control and regulate many different diseases and chronic conditions, such as arthritis, PTSD, inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn’s disease), and depression.