Crafting Our Future Technology (2)

With the advancement of technology going on at lightning speed and becoming an integral part of our lives, it is interesting to see how future prospects of technology would look like. A member of the National Academy of Science’s Institute of Medicine (IOM) and Committee on Science, Technology and Law, she co-chaired the committee that drafted the National Academies’ Guidelines for Embryonic Stem Cell Research. New technology developments have clearly created incredible new capabilities and opportunities, and have generally helped improve the world around us. GPS started out as a military technology but is now used to hail taxis, get mapping directions, and hunt Pokémon.

Multi-touch technology is advanced software and hardware that allows multiple users to touch the same screen simultaneously and use a variety of programmes and features to perform numerous operations, all at the same time. Amato’s career has included writing and editing positions at publications including …