The technological revolution has impacted many aspects of our lives. Some technologies are now commonplace like television, mobile phones and computers. Being without these technologies would be a nightmare, but there are also new technologies that may have even greater impacts on our futures. The benefits of technology are obvious improved efficiency and productivity, improved communication and collaboration, quicker access to information, more accurate analyses, and a reduction in reliance upon human error and manual labor. At the medical level, advancements in technology have improved healthcare and dramatically increased life expectancy, while reducing illnesses and fighting harmful bacteria and viruses.

The most important technologies of the future are augmented and virtual reality, 5G networks blockchain, quantum computing and biotechnology. These technologies will significantly change our worlds and make previously impossible things possible.

Virtual and augmented reality combine the digital and physical realms to bring our imaginations to life. They will be used for a range of uses including entertainment, education and virtual office visits. They will also allow us to meet with friends and colleagues from around the globe and interact with 3-D objects.

The Internet of Things is a network of devices connected to the internet that can send and receive data. IoT has revolutionized industries such as manufacturing, agriculture, and transportation. By 2025, it’s estimated that the IoT could encompass more than 30 million devices all over the globe.