It is not often that one technology or trend dominates an entire year. The internet and dotcom had a couple years like that. Facebook and social media had a year like that. And on the surface 2018 does not look to have a truly dominate tech story.
If you remember the dawn of the internet you know as a matter of fact DRM is evil. That the free and open standards-based internet is the complete opposite of everything DRM stands for. And I am here to tell you that is wrong. DRM is the Future.
Social Media, A disease we build immunity to?
The people who bet everything that dot-com would change the world, they were not wrong.
So what technologies are currently being deployed that could give those sort of machine learning capabilities? Let's look at a couple options that could be used to watch you and determine your current mental state and emotions.
Artificial intelligence is very hot right now, we have self driving cars on the way, we have algorithms that detect faces, screen possible cancer treatments, translate languages, and even beat humans in Chess, Jeopardy and Go. But what comes next?