Trending technology of 2018 that you need to know
“Technology is not just a tool. It can give learners a voice that they may not have had before.”- Goerge Cuoros (Author, educator)
2017 was an year of much technological advancements including many achievements of science. Those include Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence and many more. Some of these trending technologies are taking over our life as well. Let’s discuss about some of them which are the trending technology in 2018 too.
- Blockchain: Blockchain became popular after the growth of cryptocurrencies in 2017. Blockchain has impressive perspectives in providing the secure digital transactions. There are endless amount of ways to use Blockchain.
- Augmented Reality (AR): Pokemon Go in 2017 has proved that Augmented Reality can reach to any extent in case of game development. Though AR is much more useful in real world for end users because it is able to add virtual layers of information to the real world.
- Intelligent phones: I know that it may sound funny but it is going to be the Dawn of the intelligent phone rather than smartphones. Mobile processors are coming that are built to handle A.I. technology. They are better if called intelligent phones because of course they’re too intelligent. In the next year, digital assistants will become much more useful because they will be able to anticipate your needs before you even ask.
- Artificial Intelligence (AI): Artificial Intelligence is the most satisfying technology that has changed our lives. Other than in scientific researches AI has many other uses now. That includes autonomous vehicles, Facebook algorithms, voice assistants, smart and connected homes, and so on.
- Voice assistants: Siri in Apple, Google voice assistant in android phones are already popular. Voice assistant is reaching towards a whole new level where it’ll be able to understand you even before you needing to specify something.
So, let us wait for that day when technology will be completely taking over our lives rather than only trending.