Technology Topics by Leohana Carrera


3D Printing

3D Printing Industry News: Insights into the future of 3D printing

Forbes Article on 3D Printing Saving The World One Prosthetic At A Time

US FDA Overview of 3D Printing of Medical Devices



4D printing

Harvard News Article on 4D-printed structure changes shape when placed in water

Article on 4D Printing – What You Need to Know about this New Technology

A Video on Forward Thinking: 4D Printing is the Future of Design



4G Technologies

A Website devoted to Understanding 4G Technology Standards

International Journal: The Growth of 4G Technologies in India Challenges and Opportunities

A Research Paper on 4G Mobile Communication Systems: Key Technology and Evolution



5G technology

5G Powered by Intel

CNET News Video: What is 5G?

Qualcomm’s Website 5G Vision



Ambient Intelligence

Ted Talk: Ambient Intelligence Theo Kanter

Crunch Network Article: The Next Stop on the Road to Revolution is Ambient Intelligence

Video on Outlook Future Technology 2016



Artificial Intelligence

An Article on ‘Artificial Intelligence’ was the Fake News of 2016

The Wall Street Journal The Year Ahead: Artificial Intelligence Drives CIO Agendas

Ted Talk: Can we build AI without losing control over it?



Audio Fingerprint

Apple begins rolling out iTunes Match with audio fingerprint to Apple Music subscribers

News on Top Websites Using Audio Fingerprint to Secretly Track Web Users

Vimeo Introduces Audio Fingerprinting



Autonomous Vehicles

A Paper on Top misconceptions of autonomous cars and self-driving vehicles

Video on How Automated Vehicles Will Learn with DENSO

Article & Video on Uber’s Now Self-Driving Car Roaming Pittsburgh

A Video on The Changing Landscape of Autonomous with Zipcar



Big Data

Federal Records on The Impact of Big Data on Government

Article on The 4 Benefits For The Public Sector When Governments Start Using Big Data

IBM’s Image Showing How to Extract business value from the 4 V’s of big data




A Video on Visa Biometrics Study 2016

Biometrics Institute List All Types of Biometrics

CNBC-Biometrics: The future of digital security




SAGE Pub Article on How is Bitcoin Money?

BBC News: Bitcoin enjoys end of year price surge

An Overview of Bitcoin



Cloud Computing

PC Mag Article: The ‘cloud’ is a real buzzword, but what is it, how does it impact what you do, and is it anything really new?

IBM Article Explains What is cloud computing?

A Video Tour of the History and Future of Cloud Computing



Context-Aware Computing

A PDF of an Intro to Context-Aware Computing

The Interaction Design Foundation: Context- Aware Computing

Global Context Aware Computing (CAC) Industry 2016, Trends and Forecast Report



Convergence, Interoperability & Quadruple Play IP

Latest Analysis on Convergence: repositioning in an expanded mobile ecosystem

A Video of an Advertising of MIND CIT Corporate

A Chapter on Convergence & Effects




Article on What is Crowdsourcing, Types and Pros & Cons

US News & World Report: Crowdsourcing Meets Music for Symphonies of the Future

The Huffington Post, Slowing The Spread Of Viral Misinformation: Can Crowdsourcing Help?




A Khan Academy Video on Cryptography

A Website with Resources providing an in-depth Overview of Cryptography

Technical developments in Cryptography: 2016 in Review

Encryption in 2016: Small victories add up



Cyber intelligence and Protection Act

A Video and Graphic Overview display of CISPA (Cyber Intelligence & Protection Act)

A LinkedIn Slide Share Cyber intelligence sharing and protection act research

A Report of Federal Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act signed into law



Cyber Threats

Emerging Cyber Threats Report 2016

Cyber Threat Alliance Infographic

Cyber Threat Alliance Uncovers Crypto Wall version 4



Data Mining

A UCLA Website on Data Mining

Data Mining History and Current Advances

Article on Big data offers new way to find hidden drug interactions



Data Theft

An Article on The Biggest Data Breaches in 2016, So Far

A Video on Secure Wireless: Data Theft Animation

CNN Video on Yahoo’s 500 million accounts stolen



Defense Applications (Use to be Defense Applications & Social Media)

Defense applications ripe for quantum computing

Article on Defense and Aerospace

Video on Synthetic Biology: Scale-up and Defense Applications



Digital books (e-reader)

CNBC Books Sales are in Decline but Audio Books are Thriving

A Video on How E-readers Help Thousands in Africa Learn to Read

Article on The Benefits of Digital Learning Platforms



Digital Divide

Lee Rainie is giving a keynote address at the Internet Governance Forum, discussing the digital divide that exists in 2016.

A Ted Video on The Digital Divide Effecting Education and Future Job Opportunities

White House FACT SHEET: President Obama Announces ConnectALL Initiative



Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)

A Blog Discussing DMCA’s two most controversy provisions

DMCA: The Digital Millennium Copyright Act

IEEE Article on Digital Millennium Copyright Act threatens to drown whole classes of consumer electronics



Digitization and Copyright Law

A UCLA Video on Modeling Hemingway, Modeling Digital Humanities: A Pedagogy-Driven Investigation of an In-Copyright Corpus

A Video on Why every leader should care about digitization and disruptive innovation

News Article on Terrible Ruling In Germany: Digitizing The Public Domain Creates New Copyright



Disaster Preparedness/Recovery

A PDF on Information Management Advice 26 Disaster Preparedness and Recovery

E-Book of Red Cross Guide for Preparedness & Recovery

U.S Small Business Administration Disaster & Preparedness Recovery Plan 2016




An Overview of Top Rated Online Gambling Sites

A CNBC Video of the President of Philippines orders closure of all online gambling firms

The Washington Post Article on Gambling industry hopes casino mogul in White House pays off



E Government

Congress e-Government Act Implementation

UN E-Government Survey 2016

A Video on Korea’s e-Government: Future of e-Government




Article on Why Online Education has a Bright Future in India

10 Factors That Make eLearning The Future Of American Education

E-Learning Market Trends & Forecast 2014 – 2016 Report




Short Article on E-Pornography Doesn’t Need the Law

Internet Sex Crimes + Laws, Charges & Statute of Limitations

American Sociological Association Publication Article on Beginning pornography use associated with increase in probability of divorce

The New Yorker Article Making Sense of Modern Pornography



Electric Car/Electro-mobility

Ted Talk The Mind Behind Tesla, SpaceX, Solar City

Scientific American Electric Cars Are Not Necessarily Clean

Bloomberg Video on How Electric Cars Will Cause the Next Oil Crisis




CBS Video How vulnerable are Pennsylvania’s electronic voting machines?

Video on Opening testimony of Andrew Appel, Princeton University Computer Science Professor at a Congressional hearing on Election Cybersecurity

American Security Today Article The Security Challenge of e-Voting – Anthony Giandomenico




Berkeley Blog What environmentalists get wrong about e-waste in West Africa

Smithsonian Article on The Burning Truth Behind an E-Waste Dump in Africa

A Video on The Oncoming E-Waste Hell



Face Recognition

Wired Article on Hackers Trick Facial-Recognition Logins With Photos From Facebook (What Else?)

Business Insider Article on A researcher claims 2 bank apps can be hacked using iPhone’s ‘Live Photos’

A Video from The Baltimore Sun Maryland’s use of facial recognition software questioned by researchers, civil liberties advocates



Fake News

Where Memes Could Kill: Indonesia’s Worsening Problem of Fake News

News Article on These 3 things need to happen to effectively crack down on fake news

Video Vox Fake news is a convenient scapegoat, but the big 2016 problem was the real news




Government Technology Article on Understanding New Hacktivism: Where Next for Hackers With a Cause?

Forbes Article on Where Have All The Hacktivists Gone?

2016: The Year Hackers Stole the Show — With a Cause



Health IT

15 Amazing Healthcare Technology Innovations in 2016

HealthCare IT News The most important Healthcare IT News stories of 2016

Video on The Value of Health IT at HIMSS16



HDTV & HD Radio

Article & Graphic on How HD Radio Works

HDTV Expert – On Samsung , Pro AV, Car Audio, and Control



Hypertargeting & Personalization

IBM RSG Media – Delivering personalized content and hyper-targeting the audience using Big Data

Harvard Business Review Making Personalized Marketing Work

Forbes Article on The One Marketing Mistake Companies Make Over And Over Again



Information Technology Security

A visual map of emerging cybersecurity trends

Georgia Tech Institute for Information Security & Privacy: 2016 Emerging Cyber Threats Report

2017: The Year Ahead in Healthcare Information Technology



Intellectual Property

Bangkok Post Intellectual property to get boost in 2017

Video Durham University Intellectual Property

Top 5 Intellectual Property Disputes




Video on Internet2: The backbone of Innovation

Video on Internet2 Community: Enabling the Future

Internet2 Timeline



Internet Censorship

NBC News China Internet Censorship: New York Times Apps Removed

A Video & Article on Internet Censorship: Governments Shut Down The Internet More Than 50 Times In 2016

Video on Internet Censorship Andrew Torba



Internet Dating

CBS News Article on this online dating preference changes with age

The New York Times Article on Online Dating Sites, a Bumpy Road to Love

Article on Online dating booming but how much does education matter?

Huffington Post Blog: 7 Unromantic Facts About Online Dating



Internet Demographics and Major Global Indices

Report on Internet matters: The Net’s sweeping impact on growth, jobs, and prosperity

A Video with this report

Internet World Stats by Regions

Pew Research Center 13% of Americans don’t use the internet. Who are they?



Internet Governance

UN Internet Governance Forum closes with call to close ‘digital divide’

Why Republicans Are Against Obama Privatizing Internet Governance

CSPANN Video on Internet Governance Officials from private technology companies testifying at hearing

Video on The EU and internet governance



Internet of Things

Business Insider Article on The ‘internet of things’ is going to invade your home, whether you like it or not

Forbes Article on Internet Of Things (IoT) Outlook For 2017

Video on The Internet Of Things Won’t Be Big It’ll Be Huge



Internet service Provider Filtering

CNN Video on How social media filter bubbles work

The Atlantic Article on How Internet Filtering Hurts Kids

Laws Relating to Filtering, Blocking and Usage Policies in Schools and Libraries



Internet Regulation

CBS Video on How Trump administration could reshape the internet

Legal Memorandum on The Federal Government’s Appropriate Role in Internet Privacy Regulation

The Washington Post Article: It’s begun: Internet providers are pushing to repeal Obama-era privacy rules



Internet Taxation

Video on Bruegel event “Internet taxation: challenges and policy recommendations”

Article and Video on States could make billions taxing Internet access. Will Congress let them?

Fox 13 Salt Lake City: You could be forced to pay sales tax for Internet purchases, like it or not



Legislative Initiatives

Legislative preview: Rural development initiatives, independent contractor bill top economic development list

States Cybersecurity Legislation 2016

Hogan unveils $65M environmental legislative package



M banking and Microfinance

Harvard Article: SWIFT Institute Research Demonstrates That Mobile Banking Increases Financial Inclusion

Video on World Bank’s CGAP: Drive Mobile Microfinance

Ted Talk: Shivani Siroya, A smart loan for people with no credit history (yet)



Major Technology Trends

BBC News: 2017 tech trends: ‘A major bank will fail’

Year in review: 10 major real estate tech trends that shaped 2016

Slideshow on The 11 biggest tech acquisitions of 2016



Malware and Spyware

Forbes Article: This Android Malware Ties Russian Intelligence To The DNC Hacks

10 Essential Tips To Prevent Malware From Infecting Your Computer [Video]

Blog on Common Types of Malware, 2016 Update



Mobile Applications

Tech Article on 10 ways mobile apps will change in 2017

CBS Video: Beware downloading some apps or risk “being spied on”

Report of IBM Center for The Business of Government: Using Mobile Apps in Government



Most Popular Blog Sites

Article on Best Blogging Sites Comparison Guide 2017

Top 15 Most Popular Blogs | January 2017

Forbes on Your Step-By-Step Guide To Choosing A Blogging Platform And Starting Your Blog



Municipal Broadband

News Article on Trump Infrastructure Plan Just One Piece of Vast Federal Broadband Vision

Council of Economic Adversaries Issue Brief: The Digital Divide and Economic Benefits of Broadband Acess

News: Federal court blocks FCC efforts to protect municipal broadband expansion




Video: What is NanoTechnology? And, What are the Uses of NanoTechnology?

Global Nanotechnology Market Outlook 2024

Blog on 6 things to know about nanotechnology in healthcare



National Broadband Plans & Universal Services

Article on Canada Broadband Universal Service: 50 Mbps Speed Target, Up to $750 Million New Funding

Bangkok Post News DE: Cheaper rural internet due next year

C-SPANN Video: George Lucas on Internet and Phone Access: Universal Telecommunications Service (2008)



Net Neutrality

The Hill Article on Net neutrality critic in driver’s seat on GOP tech policy

New York Times Video: The New Net Neutrality Rules

Wired Article: Don’t Gut Net Neutrality. It’s Good for People and Business



Niagara Framework

Video Interview: Ed Merwin at The Niagara Summit

Video: Niagara Marketplace: the one-stop shop for the open IoT

Short Article: Current, powered by GE, Utilizing Tridium’s Niagara Framework



One Laptop per Child (OLPC)

Article on How Maine schools proved why schools everywhere should provide one laptop per child

A video Documentary on the Impact of One Laptop per Child project in Rwanda by Donat IYAMUREMYE

Huffington Blog:Why Schools Should Provide One Laptop Per Child



Outsourcing IT

The Top 10 Benefits of Outsourcing IT through Managed Services

Outsourced: In A Twist, Some San Francisco IT Jobs Are Moving To India

Video: Advantages of Outsourcing IT



Patriot Act

A short description & infographic on Surveillance Under the Patriot Act

The Patriot Act: A Retrospective On A Major Mistake That Damaged US Civil Rights

Times Video: Deep Web: Patriot Act



Phishing and Spam

Article on New Wave of Hailstorm Spam Pelts Inboxes

USA Today Video & Article: We could not deliver your parcel’ email could be scam

Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information: Phishing




Article on UK ‘Piracy Warnings’ Are Coming This Month; Here’s How it Works

Webpage on Piracy and the Law

U.S Department of State: The United States Response to Piracy off the Coast of Somalia



Radio Satellites

Webpage on New Satellites on the Horizon

The Extraordinary History of Amateur Radio Satellites




Article on Los Angeles Valley College pays $28,000 in bitcoin ransom to hackers

Forbes News on Ransomware Crooks Demand $70,000 After Hacking San Francisco Transport System

Ransomware Attacks on Government Agencies Tripled in Past Year



Records Digitalization

Article on Project will digitize 200 years of Archdiocese records in Boston

Video on Kaimenyi: land records to be fully digitized by end of 2016

Video on Process of Digitizing at State Historical Building to Provide Iowans With Wealth of Accessible Information




Robots: Legal Affairs Committee calls for EU-wide rules

Robots will destroy our jobs – and we’re not ready for it

Article on China turns to robots as workers age



Sharing Economy

The Atlantic Article on The Original Sharing Economy

Video on What is the sharing economy?

Fortune Video on These Are the Startups that Will Thrive in the Sharing Economy



Search Engine Optimization (SEO) & Web Analytics

Article on Embedding SEO into Your Organization

A Video on What is search engine optimization (SEO)?

Article on Mobile SEO trends for 2017



Smart Grid

Report on Exploring the imperative of revitalizing America’s electric infrastructure: The Smart Grid an Introduction

Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability: Smart Grid

Smart grid electrical systems – a new export jackpot for Finland?




CNN Video & Article on Half of teens think they’re addicted to their smartphones

Article on LG and Samsung Foldable Smartphones May Be Released This Year

Smartphone market worth $355 billion, with 6 billion devices in circulation by 2020: Report



Social Networking

Article on Social networks let the rich buy influence

Weekly Journal on Online collaboration: Scientists and the social network

Traditional Networking vs Social Networking



Spectrum Management

Spectrum Management Fundamentals

The National Telecommunications & Information Administration United States Department of Commerce: Spectrum Management



Technology and Religion

The Huffington Post Blog & Videos: Technology, Communication and Religion

Journal article on How technology stands to change America’s religion

Pew Research Center: The religious divide on views of technologies that would ‘enhance’ human beings



Technological Failures

Video on The biggest technology failures of 2016

Video on Technical Hitch – A brief history of technological failures.

CNBC Slideshow on 11 epic product failures of consumer technology giants




Article from The University of Iowa on Telecommuting extends the work week, at little extra pay

Career News Think Beyond Telecommuting When Looking for Flexible Work

Forbes Article & Video on Work from Home in 2016: The Top 100 Companies for Remote Jobs



The Washington Post: Everything you need to know about the vast undersea network that makes the Internet work

Telegeography Graphic of 2016



The World is Flat

The Washington Post: Why in the world would rapper B.o.B think the Earth is flat? A quick science lesson

Article on Meet the people who believe the Earth is flat



Think Tanks

The Washington Post Article on Trump could cause ‘the death of think tanks as we know them’

The challenge for think tanks in 2017

What is a Think Tank? Illustrating the Boundaries of the Definition- Video



Uber and Airbnb

The Bloomberg: Uber and Airbnb, It’s time to Get Real

Financial Times on Uber and Airbnb business models come under scrutiny

Forbes Article on How Uber, Airbnb And Etsy Turned 1,000 Customers Into 1 Million



Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality

Article on Virtual Reality vs. Augmented Reality

How Augmented Reality Will Shape the Future of Ecommerce

Ted Talk Video: A glimpse of the future through an augmented reality headset



Wearable Technology

Article on 50 wearable tech gamechangers for 2016

Forbes Article on How Content Marketing Could Change In A Wearable Technology Era

Article on The Wearable Tech That Could Save Babies’ Lives in India



Web 3.0 and Beyond

Article on The blockchain revolution: will universities use it, or abuse it?

Article on a decentralized web would give power back to the people online

A Video and Article: You Can Start Your Own Country, Thanks to Web 3.0




Article on Qualcomm allegedly bribed Apple into not making a WiMAX iPhone

Worst of the Week: A bold look back at the Sprint WiMAX network

Wireless Sensor Networks for Environmental and Agricultural Monitoring Application Market 2016 – 2024