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Keeping Up With Tech Stuff

  • 1.  Keeping Up With Tech Stuff

    Posted 02-27-2020 17:53
    Colleagues,   The info listed below is from the MIT Tech Review, Feb 26, 2020 and has some things that might/do impinge on the library/info world.

    Here is our annual list of technological advances that we believe will make a real difference in solving important problems. How do we pick? We avoid the one-off tricks, the overhyped new gadgets. Instead we look for those breakthroughs that will truly change how we live and work.

    1. Unhackable internet
    2. Hyper-personalized medicine
    3. Digital money
    4. Anti-aging drugs
    5. AI-discovered molecules
    6. Satellite mega-constellations
    7. Quantum supremacy
    8. Tiny AI
    9. Differential privacy
    10. Climate change attribution

    Sharon Lenius
    [Federal Librarian - Retired]
    'Tolle Lege!' ('Take up and read')