Tag: World Economic Forum

Africa is Officially a Contestant in the Space Race

Africa is Officially a Contestant in the Space Race

Despite not receiving official Ghanaian support, a team of researchers from the African country launched the continent's first satellite, GhanaSat-1, in June 2017. With the USA trying to regain its lead in Space Race 2.0...
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Euro Banks Test Natural Gas Trade on Blockchain

Blockchain is mainstream. It is now being tested as a financial system for international commodities trade as the benefits of cryptocurrency become more appealing to banks and distributors alike. As more transactions occur, we...
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Video Games to Close ‘Digital Divide’ Between Household Incomes

Research suggests that, though they spend roughly the same amount of time online, there is a gap between how teens with wealthy families and teens with less affluent backgrounds use the internet. Is the...
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WEF’s Top 10 Emerging Technologies for our Future

2016 was a good year for technological innovations, and 2017 is shaping up to be even better.  https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=kf9ekJOZpqU The top 10 emerging technologies according to the World Economic Forum: 1. The Importance of Nanothings Nanotechnology is nothing short...
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4 Considerations for the Future of Industry 4.0

Technology is a tool, not a magic wand. Its value and capacity to improve our quality of life depends on how it is used. Therefore, like a tool, the task in handling technology will be...