Tag Archives: Future

Should the Future of Education Include a ‘Personalized Prescription’ of Video Games?

Adam Gazzaley, a neuroscientist at the University of California at San Francisco who studies the effects of games and other physical and cognitive challenges, says they can improve memory and multitasking, and even treat attention-deficit disorders. This segment is part of a special series of video highlights from the ASU + GSV Summit produced by The Chronicle. Goldie Blumenstyk writes about ... Read More »

Could the Future of Virtual Reality Lie in Enterprise Software?

HIGHLIGHTS VR can enable immersive lessons, and be useful for education and training It is making an impact in gaming but also has potential in enterprise Early adoption of VR is slowing, but this is fairly typical, says HTC “Virtual reality can enable unique experiences that are not available through any other platform, and come in a number of different ... Read More »

How technology is going to shape farming of the future

Getty Images The recent introduction of “smart” technology into farming practices provides a new way for farmers to manage natural resources and hence, the economic profitability of the farm. Smart farming practices based on data collection will prove to be beneficial for water conservation and soil longevity. State of the art smart farming solutions and new Internet of Things (IoT) technologies ... Read More »

Intel researches quantum computing and neuromorphic chips for future PCs

Intel realizes there will be a post-Moore’s Law era and is already investing in technologies to drive computing beyond today’s PCs and servers. The chipmaker is “investing heavily” in quantum and neuromorphic computing, said Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel, during a question-and-answer session at the company’s investor day on Thursday. “We are investing in those edge type things that are way ... Read More »

Microsoft teases Windows 10’s sleek new look for the future

Microsoft’s planning a sleek visual refresh for Windows 10, and the company quietly teased its first official glimpse of what’s coming in the future during the Windows Developer Day keynote on Wednesday. There aren’t many details being shared about “Project Neon” right now—as the refresh was called in earlier leaks—but the new visual look will focus on animations and transitions. The ... Read More »

Meet Opera Neon, Opera’s radical vision for the future of web browsers

Hardware vendors sometimes publicize their visions of the future. So do automakers. Now Opera Software is getting into the game with Neon, the company’s first concept browser. Opera’s new Neon browser for Macs and Windows PCs isn’t game-changing—in fact, rather than a “concept,” it feels more like applying a fresh coat of paint. But Opera also succeeds in paring down ... Read More »

CES 2017: BMW reveals i Inside Future Sculpture and autonomous 5 Series

The 2017 Consumer Electronic Show (CES) is underway and is previewing some outrageous and fascinating glimpses of the future of the automotive world. The most futuristic among this lot is the ‘i Inside Future Sculpture’ showcased by BMW. BMW believes that cars in the future will have a connected and usable interior which will come into play when the occupants ... Read More »

CES 2017: Mercedes-Benz ‘adVANce’s to the future

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, USA is turning out to be the showcase of the electric future. This year, Mercedes has continued on its electric concept offensive in an attempt to infuse the latest developments in Internet of Things and related business technologies to their Vision Van that was unveiled in September 2016. “The transportation of goods and ... Read More »

Faraday Future reveals FF91 electric SUV at CES

Faraday Future has been putting its shoulder to the wheels for the last 12 months and has finally taken the wraps of its new electric autonomous SUV. Christened as FF91, the California-based electric car manufacturer is calling the car a ‘new species’ and has dubbed it a spectacle of technology. The FF91 claims to have the largest battery size with ... Read More »

Faraday Future FF91 Picture Gallery

After Faraday Future showcased an outrageous concept car at the 2016 Consumer Electronic Show (CES), the California-based electric car start-up has taken this year’s CES by storm after unveiling their first ever production EV. The electric autonomous SUV is dubbed as FF91 and is replete with a plethora of new-age technologies. The launch is followed after a long list of ... Read More »