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Deloitte’s 9 tech predictions for 2019

December 20th, 2018 at 11:29 am » Comments Off

Everybody makes a list of 2019 predictions, but the folks at Deloitte have numbers behind theirs. As one of the world’s biggest accounting and financial services firms, Deloitte is able to confidently predict that, for example, the smart speaker market will generate $7 billion in revenues in 2019. Below is Deloitte’s 18th annual list of […]

Reskilling future workers: who’s responsible?

December 17th, 2018 at 12:05 pm » Comments Off

Rapid technological change, with its impact on jobs, requires a constantly renewed workforce through retraining. From switchboard operator to film projectionist, three industrial revolutions down and we’ve already seen many jobs wiped from the face of the Earth. Emerging technology is rapidly dispensing P45s, pink slips or termination letters to the next round of workers. […]

Get ready. 2019 predictions about Artificial Intelligence that will make your head spin

December 16th, 2018 at 12:27 pm » Comments Off

  Instead of breaking systems with ransomware, adversaries will leverage new tools to conduct harmful assaults on targeted subjects and organizations. A staff member stands near a computer as it participates in the CHAIN Cup at the China National Convention Center in Beijing. A computer running artificial intelligence software defeated two teams of human doctors […]

This is what the world might look like in 100 years

December 10th, 2018 at 10:05 am » Comments Off

Samsung commissioned these predictions in the SmartThings Future Livings Report. Via Futurism  

IBM Predictions: Life in 2022

December 9th, 2018 at 3:56 am » Comments Off

Here are a few of IBM’s predictions about what life will look like in 2022.