In 1956, during the General Motors Motorama exhibit, a short film aired suggesting that the world would have driverless cars by 1976. Technology allows us to move from the traditional accounting system to a system that Hansen and Mowen, authors of Cost Accounting, call a Data Based Relationship accounting system (Hansen & Mowen, 1997, p. 10). Workflow technology is designed to transfer information between designated workgroups.
At other times the technology is too complex, but it’s important for more than just the technology team to understand. With the excitement of learning what you like about the technology on your own, you might find that you are more willing to learn about the rest of the system as well.
According to the company, it wants to provide flexible options to its passengers, especially those who do not intend to use their gadgets while on board. I try to remember that the past is a lot like the present in certain ways; if someone was making a book about me in 2017, almost nothing surrounding me would be from 2017.
Or, production may move off shore, especially for labor intensive flower products. Electrovibration technology is seen as the way forward in allowing us to really touch” the stuff on our touch screens. For this reason, Jeff Zulusky, an intranet specialist, says ‘there is a renewed tendency among business executives to trust their accountants as technology advisors’ ( Accounting Today, 1997).
American Airlines will be upgrading its in-flight entertainment by replacing in-seat TV screens with new technology in its new airplanes. Keep in mind this isn’t a comprehensive list, and it doesn’t account for the surprises we’ll likely see in 2017. The development of technology may draw upon many fields of knowledge, including scientific, engineering, mathematical , linguistic , and historical knowledge, to achieve some practical result.