Category: The New World

The, My, Our New World

Welcome to the New World’s first ever video! As we all know, reading through a long blog post can be a lot to take in, so I wanted…

Technological Ignorance

Twenty years ago, if you were technology-literature, your options were very limited. Driven largely by the spread of the world-wide web and the mobile phone sector, today, we…

De-urbanization

“Since the industrial revolution, humanity has flocked to the cities, where jobs are plentiful and centralized services make inhabitants’ lives easier. However, technology is gradually beginning to reverse…

Smart Cities

What is a ‘smart city’ to you? IBM defines a ‘smart city’ as “one that makes optimal use of all the interconnected information available today to better understand…

A Surveillance State

It is undeniable that emerging technologies have given governments and corporations an unprecedented means to accessing personal information. All details of your life circulating on texts, emails, the…