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We still don’t understand why time only flows forward

September 15th, 2019 at 12:47 pm » Comments Off

The history of the Universe and the arrow of time, which always flows forward in the same direction and at the same rate for any observer.(NASA / GSFC) The past is gone, the future not yet here, only the present is now. But why does it always flow the way it does for us? Every […]



6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry

September 12th, 2019 at 11:57 am » Comments Off

I’d like to apply for the job of man-machine team manager, please  It used to be that a job in finance would set you up for life. Steady, reliable, dependable, calculators and sweater vests. These things come to mind when you think of a career in finance. Just like in other industries, AI and machine […]



Older, less white, less religious: What America will look like in 2040

June 2nd, 2019 at 10:49 am » Comments Off

  Future foretold: A new America in 2040 Here is how fast America is changing: By the time today’s teenagers hit their 30s, there will be — for the first time ever — more minorities than whites, more old people than children, and more people practicing Islam than Judaism. The big picture: The slow demographic […]



The peculiar blindness of experts

May 15th, 2019 at 3:33 am » Comments Off

  Credentialed authorities are comically bad at predicting the future. But reliable forecasting is possible. The bet was on, and it was over the fate of humanity. On one side was the Stanford biologist Paul R. Ehrlich. In his 1968 best seller, The Population Bomb, Ehrlich insisted that it was too late to prevent a […]



5G is coming fast and it’s a game-changer

March 15th, 2019 at 11:07 am » Comments Off

The blistering speed and versatility of the coming 5G network herald a quantum leap for mobile technology – here are the fast facts. What is 5G? 5G is the fifth generation of mobile networks, following on from 2G, 3G and 4G. But while the move from 3G to 4G was all about speeds, 5G is […]



11 critical skills for the future