Trends Issue 117 - January 2013

Computers Everywhere: What It Means for Our...

Thomas J. Watson, the founder of IBM, once said the worldwide demand for computers might total 10 machines.  Later,...

Computers Everywhere: What It Means for Our Lives and Careers
published on: Jan 4, 2013

Bio-Nanoprinting: Digitizing the Language of Life

Even before either nanoprinting or bioprinting becomes mainstream, some of the world's top minds are already well on...

Bio-Nanoprinting: Digitizing the Language of Life
published on: Jan 4, 2013

Wearable and Implantable Health Devices

A whole new generation of wearable and implantable healthcare devices is coming our way.  What are these devices? ...

Wearable and Implantable Health Devices
published on: Jan 4, 2013

Amazing New Self-Cleaning Materials

Throughout human history, mankind has had to spend time, money, and energy cleaning things.  In addition to the...

Amazing New Self-Cleaning Materials
published on: Jan 4, 2013

The Coming Revolution in Higher Education

American education from kindergarten through college is desperately in need of fundamental reengineering.  As we've...

The Coming Revolution in Higher Education
published on: Jan 4, 2013

The Trillion-Dollar Energy Bonanza: Dealing...

Despite the environmental extremism of many in the Obama administration, the recent election is unlikely to undermine...

The Trillion-Dollar Energy Bonanza: Dealing with the Political Realities
published on: Jan 4, 2013

Harnessing Advanced Business Analytics

In previous issues, we've discussed the growing importance of "Big Data" and related analytical technology.  How is...

Harnessing Advanced Business Analytics
published on: Jan 4, 2013