Here are some of the emerging technologies that will make billions of dollars starting next year. The Top 10 Emerging Technologies 2016 list, compiled by the Forum’s Meta-Council on Emerging Technologies and published in collaboration with Scientific American, highlights technological advances its members believe have the power to improve lives, transform industries and safeguard the planet.
The CleanBlu GPU (Greywater Processing Unit) represents a break through as an alternate water source technology using state-of-the-art equipment to control and manage water processing via IoT (Internet of Things) and a dedicated smartphone app with remote reporting.
Some analysts such as Martin Ford, author of The Lights in the Tunnel: Automation, Accelerating Technology and the Economy of the Future, 13 argue that as information technology advances, robots and other forms of automation will ultimately result in significant unemployment as machines and software begin to match and exceed the capability of workers to perform most routine jobs.
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