Trends Issue 045 - January 2007

The Rise of Confrontational Atheism

For decades, atheists have assumed that the advance of science, education, and technology would progressively...

The Rise of Confrontational Atheism
published on: Jan 15, 2007

Nanotechnology Marches On

Nanotech is moving beyond science fiction and university labs as we gear up for a major technology revolution. The...

Nanotechnology Marches On
published on: Jan 15, 2007

The Ever-Expanding Metaverse

The phenomenon of Massively Multi-Player On-Line Role-Playing Games has been on the Trends radar screen for quite some...

The Ever-Expanding Metaverse
published on: Jan 15, 2007

The Shifting Tide of Global Economic Power...

Since 2003, the U.S. economy has added more wealth than the size of the entire Chinese economy. Nevertheless, recent...

The Shifting Tide of Global Economic Power Towards China
published on: Jan 15, 2007

Finding Profits with Geographic Information...

Surveillance satellites and GPS satellites have combined with computers, relational databases and the Internet, to...

Finding Profits with Geographic Information Systems
published on: Jan 15, 2007

The RFID Revolution Evolves

The technology has been around for decades, and the promises have been extravagant. So what’s stopping it from...

The RFID Revolution Evolves
published on: Jan 15, 2007

Corporate America Embraces Social Networking

A handful of startups have launched social networking services aimed at business users and their companies. These...

Corporate America Embraces Social Networking
published on: Jan 15, 2007