Does our future hold Flying Space Ships, Technology that talks back to us or robotics that steal jobs from humans? Under the scope of Reality Accounting, it is clearly observed that concepts such as International Convergence, Natural Capital, Environmentalism, Developmentalism and Fair Value Accounting will sooner than latter set the path for the future of accounting.
55 The SES installation in Maricopa, Phoenix was the largest Stirling Dish power installation in the world until it was sold to United Sun Systems Subsequently, larger parts of the installation have been moved to China as part of the huge energy demand.
This year, Gartner refocused the Hype Cycle to shift toward introducing new technologies not previously highlighted in past iterations of this Hype Cycle These technologies are still important, but some have become integral to business operations and are no longer emergingâ€ and others have been featured for multiple years.
These algorithms use facial recognition and other advanced biometrics to identify a person and retrieve data about that person from social media and other digital profiles for the purpose of approval or denial of access to consumer products or social services.
Emerging technologies are those technical innovations which represent progressive developments within a field for competitive advantage ; 2 converging technologies represent previously distinct fields which are in some way moving towards stronger inter-connection and similar goals.