Chan and the World

Technology

Top 7 Technology predictions for 2017

Here are the top 7 predictions for 2017 that might happen in the Technology space. 1. AI and Machine Learning 2. Intelligent Apps 3. Mixed Reality 4. Block Chains 5. Synthetic Food & Cellular Agriculture 6. Conversational Systems like Alexa, Siri0 7. High speed Fiber Optic communication Public companies to invest – Besides the FANG (Facebook, Amazon and Google) stocks here are some companies to invest: STM Microelectronics – STM NVidia – NVDA MobileEye – MBEYE Oclaro – OCLR

Hyperloop fastest land based transportation system

Hyperloop fastest land based transportation system

Hopefully Hyperloop becomes a reality and not just a dream. Currently China and Japan boasts the fastest land based transportation system (bullet trains) in the world (at about 350 km/h). Hyperloop can top that speed at 1200 km/hr. It will take just 30 minutes between SF and LA. The challenge is to build the infrastructure across the state (and potentially the country). Technologically feasible but is it practical to implement? The thought process is that bullet train system costs more money (estimated at 68 Billion USD at today’s dollar value) and takes about 15 years to complete. Hyperloop costs less…

Why NOW is the best time to travel?

Some of my readers know that I took the whole year off to travel around the world. Looking back I think I made the right decision. It has never been a better time to take your time off and see the world. In this post, I want to highlight a few reasons why you consider my advice. Strong currency Cheap Oil price Technology Options Geopolitical situation Favorable currency exchange rate This section is only relevant to people living in the western countries with strong currencies (hint: USD). US Dollar has been making all time highs against currencies in the developing…

Technology that might enhance your travel

Technology that might enhance your travel

After having recently traveled extensively across Laos and Vietnam, I can personally attest to just how much technology plays a role in the planning and management of a travel experience. More so than I’m sure any of us stop to think. Though with the sleuth of technology, tools, services and apps at our disposal nowadays, it can often be an intimidating concept figuring out which to use to enhance your adventure and make the planning process a breeze. You can read more on Mapping Megan‘s blog

This is a demo store for testing purposes — no orders shall be fulfilled. Dismiss