It’s difficult to separate the wheat from the chaff when it comes to the latest technoscience-trends and forecasts. Okay, we know when Apple’s launches your next new pet. But when will that fridge that does your shopping finally arrive? This nice interactive map makes it clear what’s awaiting us in the near future. Presumably.
Map of Emerging Technologies
What is your view on the coronavirus?
Siri Beerends: I really embrace the idea that viruses can teach us a lesson in modesty. It is necessary that our position as the dominant species on the planet is being challenged. I also agree that it is a mistake to think that we are becoming Gods. But unfortunately, this is actually what is happening now. Corona doesn’t teach us to be modest, it teaches us how we can -as quickly as possible- go back to business as usual: saving our capitalistic economy.Comment