Just seven years ago, the thought of drones was something out of a James Bond film, but today, it’s common to find the flying devices in households across the world. They’ve gotten smaller over the years, but reportedly, the U.S., China, India, and several other tech-savvy countries are working on miniature drones which will change the way we see everything from war to agriculture.
No, not conscious hacking, although there are some hackers use a strict code of ethics, Consciousness Hacking – a global community exploring tech as a force for “emotional, psychological, and spiritual flourishing.” Proponents believe using ECG, EEG, and the like could help the world better understand the connection between the body and mind.
Internet Of Things
According to Wikipedia, “the Internet of Things (or IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enables these objects to connect and exchange data. Each thing is uniquely identifiable through its embedded computing system but is able to inter-operate within the existing Internet infrastructure.”
Experts believe by 2020 30 billion devices worldwide will be connected and the global market value will hit $7.1 trillion.