The Biggest Consumer Technology Trends In The Next 10 Years

The Biggest Consumer Technology Trends In The Next 10 Years

Sometimes, it’s nice to take a break from peeking at what’s just around the corner to try and gaze a bit further ahead!

From the vantage point of 2035, halfway through the next decade, I expect 2023 and 2024 will be remembered as watershed moments in the history of artificial intelligence.

But what will the world look like then? Today, I’m specifically looking at consumer technology – a vast field that covers the entertainment devices in our homes, the appliances in our kitchens and the cars we drive.

 
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The biggest technology failures of 2022

The biggest technology failures of 2022

The impact of these technologies could be measured in the number of people affected. More than a billion people in China are now being exposed to the virus for the first time; 335 million on Twitter are watching Musk’s antics; and fentanyl killed 70,000 in the US. In each of these messes, there are important lessons about why technology fails. Read on.


The FTX meltdown

Night falls on made-up money

Imagine a world in which you can make up new kinds of money and other people will pay you, well, real money to get some. Let’s call what they’re buying

 
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The biggest smartphone fails of 2022

The biggest smartphone fails of 2022

2022 wasn’t the most exciting year for smartphones by any stretch, but it was certainly far from a bad one. We got some refined upgrades (e.g. Pixel 7 series and Samsung foldables), standout mid-rangers (Nothing Phone 1, Poco F4, Pixel 6a), and a few innovative wares (Sony Xperia 1 IV, Xiaomi 12S Ultra).

However, smartphone brands had more than a few missteps in 2022, to put it mildly. Whether it was a bad phone, questionable software decisions, or a poor product strategy, these were the most notable smartphone fails of the year.

Samsung’s GOS drama

Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus logo

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Black Friday laptop deals live: the biggest and best offers available now

Black Friday laptop deals live: the biggest and best offers available now

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MSI Katana GF66 Gaming Notebook | $1699 $1199 at Walmart

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The Katana is as sharp as its name suggests. It’s packing an Intel Core i7 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070Ti, which gives you some major leeway if you want to play some of the latest games. There’s also 16GB RAM, a 1TB SSD, with Windows 11 as standard. If you’ve been itching for a gaming laptop then the Katana is one to take a look at. For that price range, it’s hard to get much better.

Acer Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop | £1899

 
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The Potential Of Blockchain Technology To Address Healthcare’s Biggest Challenges

The Potential Of Blockchain Technology To Address Healthcare’s Biggest Challenges

Kali Durgampudi is the chief technology officer at Zelis, a leading payments company in healthcare.

Hospital cybersecurity breaches hit an all-time high in 2021, with 45 million individuals affected by healthcare cyberattacks, up from 34 million in 2020. The number of cyberattacks against healthcare organizations has tripled since 2018, a pattern that has been replicated across the healthcare ecosystem. Attacks against health plans increased by 35% from 2020 to 2021, and attacks on third-party vendors increased by 18% during the same time frame.

This pattern shows no signs of slowing down in 2022. In April of this year,

 
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7 Biggest Causes Of Stress For Digital Marketers

7 Biggest Causes Of Stress For Digital Marketers

Working in digital marketing, stress is inevitable. It’s part of the job description.

You can’t be effective without pushing your personal limits from time to time.

But, if you’re always stressed out, then maybe it’s time to reevaluate the causes and tackle your biggest stressors head-on.

Below you will find seven of the biggest causes of stress for digital marketers and some tips on how to deal with them.

1. Measuring Metrics

The Stress

Measuring metrics in itself isn’t exactly stressful. The stressful part of metrics comes in two forms.

First, you have the result of metrics.

Say you’ve been

 
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