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How technology is shaping the future

Author at TechGenyz Contributor
Future Technology

We are living in an age where technology is running the world. There are numerous innovations that are being aimed at improving the efficiency of life. Since the beginning of the internet era, new technologies have been invented at a rate that no one ever conceived. Now that people understand the capabilities that technology can bring, they are using their time to work on innovations that can shape the future of our world.

Starting from education, businesses, fashion, design, marketing, and even the automotive industry, inventions are being made that streamline every aspect in these areas. Even in the field of medicine, researchers and doctors are using technology to solve problems that were believed to be insurmountable. Below are some of how technology is shaping the future.

Internet of Things and computing edge

Physical products are being made smarter with the aid of technology by transforming them into Internet-of-things devices. This is evident in products like cars that are self-driving and also in Google’s Nest. The use of the internet of things will enable objects equipped with this kind of technology to be able to process data from the real world and to act upon it without direct oversight from humans. With computing edge, there is faster processing of information, which allows the Internet-of-things technology to function perfectly.

Machine learning and artificial intelligence

In the past, no one ever thought that computers would be able to process data and make their own decisions based on that data. However, this is no longer impossible. We can now make predictions using a computer, which is a very important aspect of businesses.

Even in vehicles, predictive technology is important. Cars are even able to take voice commands because of technology. Fleet management has been made easy due to sensors that have been fitted into vehicles, which communicate with the fleet managers, informing them that the vehicles need servicing.

Blockchain and cryptocurrency

This is a kind of technology that has the capabilities of becoming a disruptive force in the world. The blockchain is able to create a source of truth that is not only tamperproof but also verifiable and immutable. This enables digital assets like cryptocurrency to maintain their real value. This can lead to a big disruption in the financial services industry, a sector that has not been penetrated since it became operational.

Adaptive learning

Different students learn in different ways. With technology, teachers can accommodate the various learning styles of their students. The old concept in which students of the same age are perceived to be the same and thus exposed to the same content has been scrapped. This kind of technology focuses on students as individuals, and not as a uniform group.

Technologies like Dreambox, software that teaches math, is currently operational in the United States. The technology adapts the skill level of the individual student and thus allows students to learn at a pace that matches their skill level. This technology is replacing textbooks because it has a tailor-made program that suits the needs of every student.

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