Top Stories of the Year, #1
This has been such a horrible year for politics that some people were wishing for a giant meteor to strike the Earth and put us all out of our misery—and they were only half-joking.
But there is, thank goodness, a lot more to the world than politics, and from the standpoint of emerging technology, 2016 was a year filled with wonders and marvels.
This was the year a whole cluster of long-imagined technologies started to come to fruition and went from science fiction or breathless speculation to actual reality, which I had the opportunity to chronicle as editor of the newest RealClear site, RealClearFuture, which we launched in July.
Five big “emerging technologies” actually began to emerge in 2016….
Read the rest at RealClearFuture.