Monthly Archives: August 2017

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 »