Trends Monthly:
March, 2018

While newspapers and magazines shrink in size and content, the Trends Journal is growing larger and publishing more frequently.   In the spirit of this season of rebirth and newness, …
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If you only follow the mainstream business news, you believe that every significant upward or downward move in equity markets was a direct cause and …
A key element of trend forecasting is “Don’t buy the buzz.” Just go back to the dot.com years of the 1990s, when the Geek World hit center …
South Korean giant Hyundai Mobis, the world’s eighth-largest auto-parts supplier, says it will unveil its “e-Corner Module” by 2021. …
When news broke that Facebook knowingly allowed app developers to use targeted data-mining apps in their platforms, leading to Cambridge …
On March 13, 2018, a milestone was reached with the launch of Hedera Hashgraph, the next generation of distributed ledger technology. The underlying …
You’re invited to tune in to the Friday Trends Special show, a new Trends Research Institute video posting on TrendsResearch.com each Friday at 6 …
Artificial Intelligence software created by Microsoft and Alibaba squeaked by humans to take the top spots in a complex reading-comprehension test. …
After catastrophic floods in 2012, China made recovering from floods and minimizing their damage a national priority. To achieve that goal, China is …
The developing world is undergoing a building boom. From Vietnam to India to Nigeria, businesses and governments are building roads, airports, …
Antibiotics have been so overprescribed that more and more bugs are now resistant to them. In fact, tens of millions of lives are at risk from common …
By 2020, energy from solar panels and wind turbines will be cheaper than power made from fossil fuels, according to an International Renewal Energy …
In January, Germany’s two main political parties confirmed a previous agreement to establish a commission that will set a timeline to phase out …
Microgrids – little islands of shared electricity generation and use, independent of the centralized grid – are poised to become a macro force in …

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