Techtober: 10 Things

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As 2021 nears its end, let us take a look at 10 trends related to technology. Under each trend, its definition, current development (as of November 2021), relevance, use, and an example of its application will be given to help the reader understand the shortlisted trends. This is by no means an infallible or authoritative list as trends are ever transient and its definition can be subjective and arbitrary.

1. Smart Manufacturing Industry 4.0

Advanced robotics used in automotive production.

2. Distributed Cloud

Edge Computing

3. Internet of Things (IoT), Intelligent Spaces and Smart Places, Internet of Behaviors (IoB)

4. Blockchain

How Blockchain Technology Works.

5. Deep Learning

6. Quantum Computing

7. Robotic Process Automation

8. 5G and Connectivity-enhancement

9. Big Data and Augmented Analytics

10. Human Augmentation, Wearables

Left: Powered Exoskeleton. Right: Prosthetic Limb.

“The future requires advancements in technology. Only with knowledge, can technology be invented and brought to life as in order to predict the future is to create it.”

Abdulrahman Khaled Hasan Saeed

Abdulrahman is a highly motivated, very active Chemical Engineering student. He possesses a strong education professional with a Bachelor of Engineering — BE focused in Chemical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. He is also founder/president of Energy Institute Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS and nominee of Energy Institute Energy Champion Award 2019.

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Christian, Engineer, Journalist. (Aspire) Teacher, Artist, Translator, Disaster Relief Worker, Anti-Human Trafficking, Ch. Pl. Ecclesiastes 12:13–14.

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