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 →
disruptive innovation

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 →
Google Expeditions

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 →
Pluto & Charon

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 →

Eight 21st Century Emerging Technologies: Part 3

February 22, 2016 – This is part three of seven postings that I am sharing with my readers. The words, for the most part, are not mine, but those of Peter Diamandis. In Part 1 ... Continue Reading →
Honeywell VR Windshield

Gizmos & Gadgets: DARPA Funds Virtual Reality Windshields

February 19, 2016 – DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is an incubator for exploring and developing new technologies. Established in 1958 in response to the ... Continue Reading →
IoT Fridge

Eight 21st Century Emerging Technologies with Unexpected Convergent Consequences

February 8, 2016 – Peter Diamandis talks about what happens when eight different exponential technologies come onto the scene at the same time. In a series of blogs that I will ... Continue Reading →