Who Would Have Thought That Big Retail Would Be Among the First Victims of 21st Century Technology?

May 23, 2017 – When my wife and I were looking for new furniture earlier this year we did almost all of our searching online. Instead of going to furniture stores in the city, ... Continue Reading →

Will Virtual Reality Allow Jurors to Experience How a Crime Was Committed?

December 30, 2016 – It is not too big a step to move from capturing the images of a crime scene to creating a virtual representation of it for a jury during the course of a trial. ... Continue Reading →

What Technologies Will Hold the Disruptive Keys to 2017?

December 20, 2016 – It is always fun to look ahead to the New Year and do a little bit of crystal ball forecasting. Technological innovation continues to disrupt existing paradigms ... Continue Reading →

Peter Diamandis Shares His Views on Education in the 21st Century – Part 3: Exponential Technologies for Classrooms

November 29, 2016 – If you haven’t yet read Parts 1 and 2 of Peter Diamandis’ mindshare about how primary education needs to develop a new paradigm, please do so by ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Google Virtual Reality Just Got a Lot Better and Making the Technology a Whole Lot Cheaper

October 4, 2016 – Today Google revealed its latest foray into virtual reality, a successor to Cardboard in a headset it calls Daydream View. Priced at $79 U.S., the headset is ... Continue Reading →

Demonetizing Our Living Costs – Peter Diamandis Talks About Technological Socialism

July 18, 2016 – In the latest email I received from Peter Diamandis, founder of the Ansari XPrize he talks about the rapid demonetization of the cost of living. What does that ... Continue Reading →

21st Century Education Gets a Dose of Google Virtual Reality

July 7, 2016 – Google Expeditions is bringing virtual reality to classrooms. This Google initiative gives teachers the ability to conduct virtual trips to museums, and outer and ... Continue Reading →

The Way We Learn Today is Just Wrong Says Peter Diamandis

June 19, 2016 – Learning in the 21st century – not the same as methods taught in school when I was a youngster. Learning happened in a single classroom with one teacher ... Continue Reading →

VR Film About Pluto to be released to New York Times Subscribers with 300,000 Free Google Cardboards

April 28, 2016 – Google and The New York Times are partnering to provide a virtual reality film that will give viewers a stereoscopic fly over Pluto. The film, “Seeking ... Continue Reading →

Where Virtual Reality Is At in 2016

April 7, 2016 – Jessica Oaks is a welcome guest blogger here at 21st Century Tech. She is a freelance journalist with a passion for technology news. Her focus is on how technology ... Continue Reading →