Trends Issue 064 - August 2008

American Technological Dominance Continues

Contrary to what many pundits would have you believe, the U.S. still leads the world in scientific research and in...

American Technological Dominance Continues
published on: Aug 15, 2008

The "Lab on a Chip" Revolution

Micro-electronics is merging with a new technology called micro-fluidics to make possible the construction of entire...

The "Lab on a Chip" Revolution
published on: Aug 15, 2008

Direct Mind-Machine Interfaces Open Up New...

What happens when we can bypass the keyboard, the computer mouse, the laptop touchpad, and the video game controller...

Direct Mind-Machine Interfaces Open Up New Computing Possibilities
published on: Aug 15, 2008

Energy Crisis 2.0

Since the middle of this decade, the world has been plunged into an energy crisis reminiscent of the one we faced in...

Energy Crisis 2.0
published on: Aug 15, 2008

Remote Tracking Network Technology

Suddenly, it’s becoming possible for a whole range of systems to monitor where you are and what you are doing. ...

Remote Tracking Network Technology
published on: Aug 15, 2008

The Psychological Recession

Creative destruction is marching on. Just as whole new industries, like in vitro meat, robotic exoskeletons, service...

The Psychological Recession
published on: Aug 15, 2008