Our Ever-Expanding Data Universe

For decades, data collection, storage, transmission and analysis have been expanding at an accelerating rate. ...

published on: Aug 15, 2019

Smart Hiring for the Information Revolution

Today there are more jobs than candidates.  As a result, for the first time since the 90’s, the U.S. is a...

published on: Aug 15, 2019

The Great AI Boom Ahead

Artificial intelligence (or AI) is the next big thing!  Accenture and Frontier Economics concluded that AI could...

published on: Aug 15, 2019

Flying Cars Surge Forward

The year 2019 may be remembered as the year when “flying cars” were transformed from “sci-fi fantasy” into an...

published on: Jul 15, 2019

The Sino-American War for 5G Dominance

published on: May 15, 2019

As the Golden Age of the Fifth Techno-Economic Revolution unfolds, no single technology is more strategically important than 5G mobile networks.  In...

Artificial Intelligence Could Revolutionize...

published on: Mar 15, 2019

AI’s chief impact on civilization might not be driverless automobiles, image search, speech recognition, or flying cars, but its ability to come up...

Get Ready for the Great 5G Business Boom

published on: Jan 15, 2019

The rollout of 5G telecom may well be the most important single trend of 2019 and 2020. Within five years from now, roughly 1 billion people...

Human-Computer ‘Super-minds’ Redefine the...

published on: Jul 15, 2018

As MIT professor Thomas Malone reminds us, “Virtually all human achievements have been made by groups of people, not lone individuals.” And, as...

The 5G Future is Almost Here

published on: Jul 15, 2018

Massive recent investments in the 5G-compatible spectrum is a telling indication of the perceived economic promise of 5G wireless technology, which...

Moore’s Law: Alive? Dead? Or resurrected?

published on: May 15, 2018

Moore’s Law embodies the indispensable foundation of the digital revolution! But some experts argue that Moore’s law is dead. Others say it’s...

Quantum Computing Becomes a Real Technology

published on: Apr 15, 2018

With Google, IBM, and Microsoft joining the world’s top universities and a new wave of start-ups, it’s just a matter of time before quantum...

The Digital Golden Age & The World Beyond

published on: Apr 15, 2018

The techno-economic boom just ahead will set up disruptive stresses that the economy must deal with before 2040. Specifically, how are demography,...

America’s New Technology Boomtowns

published on: Mar 15, 2018

After 45 years of OPEC dominating global energy markets, the United States is firmly back in the driver’s seat.  The long-anticipated North...

The Coming Leap in AI-based Drug Discovery

published on: Feb 15, 2018

The average completely new drug costs over $2.5 billion and requires 12 years to bring to market.  But that’s all about to change as new...

The Era of Quantum Computing Microprocessors Dawns

published on: Feb 15, 2018

Until recently quantum computers have been a lot like nuclear fusion power plants: “always 25 years away and requiring several enormous...

Machine Learning Impacts the 21st Century...

published on: Feb 15, 2018

Most experts argue that machine-learning will seriously impact jobs, productivity, and our quality of life over the next few decades. However, there...

The Myth of America’s “Unprecedented...

published on: Jan 15, 2018

In recent years, it has become an “article of faith” that workers in advanced industrial nations are experiencing unprecedented levels of...

AI and Robotics Join Forces to Revolutionize...

published on: Nov 15, 2017

Health care is one sector of the economy where the second wave of the Fifth Techno-Economic revolution will make an especially deep impact on the...

AI Transforms the Way We Do Science

published on: Oct 15, 2017

Better than most fields of endeavor, scientific research is lever- aging smart machines to empower smart people. What are the biggest opportunities?...

The Internet of Things  Reaches Critical Mass

published on: Oct 15, 2017

The Internet of Things is growing at an explosive rate. By 2025, McKinsey estimates that the global economic impact will be around $8 trillion a...

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