Applied Technotopia

We scan the digital environment to examine the leading trends in emerging technology today to know more about future.



We have added a few indices around the site. Though we look to the future, we need to keep an eye on the present as well:

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An interesting breakdown. It would be interesting to see the 2012 one. But here is the 2013 one:

Learn how cuts to the U.S. budget will threaten NASA space missions, in this SPACE.com infographic.
Source: SPACE.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration

for-all-mankind:

Finding the Final Frontier: the future of space exploration according to the NASA 2011 budget.

I found it interesting to see how the budget is divided up among the various major and minor departments.

An interesting infographic examining the future of mobility from 2011 till 2017

poptech:

Though just for the USA, the graphic does show just how small the current contribution of renewable energy is.

usagov:

Image description: This graphic describes the sources of electricity generation for the United States in 2011. Coal provided 42 percent of electricity, followed by natural gas at 25 percent, nuclear power at 19 percent and renewable sources at 13 percent.

Of renewable sources, hydroelectric power (mostly from dams) lead the way at 63 percent. Learn more about the use of renewable sources of energy in the U.S.

Infographic courtesy of the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

(via abcstarstuff)

An interesting view of emerging technology. Cant wait for the 2012 update.

rgem52:

Gartner Hype Cycle