"The evidence of dramatic change is all around us."

The 4th industrial revolution


Tue, Apr 19th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Business Insider brings to attention this short video by the World Economic Forum on the rapid changes that the fourth industrial revolution is bringing forward. Unlike previous revolutions, which changed how goods were produced, the impact of this new era may even alter our very own understanding of "what it means to be human."

Mobile supercomputing; intelligent robots; self-driving cars; neuro-technological brain enhancements; genetic editing. The evidence of dramatic change is all around us and it’s happening at exponential speed, promising to change life in new and unforeseen ways and will affect every industry and society. [...]



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