Low Level A.I. Specialists Can Earn $500K Per Year

There’s been a lot of discussion and even fear mongering over the potential of A.I. to make millions of jobs and occupations obsolete. Successfully investing in the future, especially for young people, can mean understanding what impact A.I. is likely to have upon society, and above all, the jobs market. But what about working in… Read More »

Apple’s AR Gold Rush: What Entrepreneurs Should Know (Forbes)

An interesting article in Forbes today that gives some pointers to entrepreneurs on how to seize the massive opportunities in the AR goldrush triggered by Apple’s new iPhone unveiling earlier this week. Read the original article here OK then, so what should entrepreneurs consider? What are the ways to capitalize on the AR wave? Well,… Read More »

Augmented Reality – A New Multi-Billion Dollar Industry Is Born This Month

Tech giant Apple released their augmented reality developers kit software – ARKit – for the iPhone earlier this summer.  Developers around the world have embraced the platform to the extent that it’s predicted that there might be tens of thousands of augmented reality apps waiting and ready for the release of the new iPhone in… Read More »

SingularityHub looks at Emerging Technologies

SingularityHub is a website that explores future trends and technology breakthroughs, with an underlying nod to the idea of ‘the Singularity’ – the view that technological progress is exponential and heading to a moment that will radically transform society and even what it is to be human. In an interesting article it covers an interview… Read More »

The Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies 2017

A useful infogram detailing the current state of a huge number of emerging technologies in what has ben called the ‘hype cycle’ : The graphic comes from market research firm Gartner, who coined the term ‘hype cycle’, or at least gave it some detailed analysis, by breaking it down into five component parts. Being able… Read More »

Advice on Becoming a Futurist from Ross Dawson

I wrote in an earlier post that becoming a professional futurist was one of the most basic and most obvious ways to become wealthy through ‘investing in the future’.  Of course, being a professional futurist can entail advising other individuals and companies how to invest in tech stocks etc. So how do you reach a… Read More »

How to Invest in 3D Printing – Five Best Stocks to Buy

3D printing – also known as additive manufacturing – has been touted for a number of years as being an industry with such disruptive potential as to represent a new industrial revolution. However, it seems that stocks in the leading 3D printing companies have been the victims of a hype cycle, with expectations massively exceeding… Read More »