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Technological Feats of the 21st Century

21st century technology
What have been some of the most significant technological feats of the 21st century so far? In terms of breaking down different areas of technology, some of the more impressive achievements in the field of science and engineering have included new medical devices, more portable tech, better transportation, robotics, and improved communications. These achievements can be viewed as a part of general trends for enhanced connections and expectations of technological change, from advanced routers and high speed networks available from Comms-Express, to the use of the Internet for multiple areas of everyday life.
Medical
Some of the more notable medical achievements in the 21st century to date have included artificial livers and hearts, with heart innovations particularly building on the practice of heart transplants. At the same time, scientists at the University of Washington have produced bionic contact lenses with the potential to superimpose data over the wearer’s eyes. Bionic hands with enhanced grips in all fingers have similarly provided indications of the future of medical technology, while devices like the EyeWriter have offered paraplegic patients a new opportunity to write.
Portability
The technology we use every day is becoming smaller and more portable. Some of the most significant technological feats of the past thirteen years have consequently included Apple’s iPod, iPhone and iPad designs, which have provided a way to adapt high speed computing to small entertainment and work devices. Moreover, miniature devices like Flip Mino video cameras and tiny GPS tags have made it easier for users to engage with the world through technology without having to worry about cumbersome devices.
 
Transportation
Important feats from the world of transportation have included the rapid development of electric cars, with models becoming more agile and capable of handling longer distances on a single charge. Other inventions that, while notable, haven’t quite achieved their predicted success include the Segway and its balancing technology. Maglev trains have also demonstrated the impact of magnetically levitating trains, while hybrid vehicles have gradually improved the appeal of green cars.
Robotics
The past decade has seen improvements in terms of robotics, from experiments at the start of the 2000′s with robotic pets, through to medical devices like the CyberKnife, and the Mars Exploration Rover. Honda have also produced their own ASIMO robots, suggesting a future where it’ll be more likely that artificial intelligence will be as much about friendship as carrying out essential tasks that humans are unable to.
Communications
With faster and faster broadband connections and mobile Internet, the 2000′s was arguably a decade when our expectations of the net became more sophisticated. Key inventions, to this end, have included social media networks such as Facebook and Twitter, as well as better fiber optic cabling and other networking technologies capable of delivering high speed Internet lines. Developments in 3G and 4G mobile web also mean that it’s relatively straightforward to connect to the Internet, wherever you are.
Author Bio
Rosette blogs about the latest technology news from around the world. She recommends exploring the advanced networking technologies available through Comms-Express. She also blogs on developments in robotics.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Colors

s4 colors

(Part 2 of 4 in our Samsung series posts)

We all love the Samsung Galaxy S4 for its unique, modern, stylish, and vibrant looking colors. From the thumbnail above, the first 7 colors are displayed. The phone was first released with the Black Frost and White Mist colors followed by the Blue Arctic, Red Aurora, Purple Mirage and Brown Autumn then lastly the Pink Twilight.

s4 gold

But other than the first 7 colors, two new colors have been unveiled in September. These are the Gold Pink and the Gold Brown models. Most interpret them to be a subtle tribute to the iPhone 5s’ gold scheme since it was released earlier.

Enjoy the Samsung Galaxy S4′s exciting colors!

Samsung E2252 Duos is the Best Basic Phone

(Part 1 of 4 Samsung series of posts)

Samsung E2252 Duos is the best basic phone you can ever get. It works as a secondary mobile device which serves as a backup phone for an alternate phone number. But if you’re not a fan of tech driven phones, this model is also perfect as your primary mobile device.

For a basic phone, the Duos E2252 boasts of advanced features not available in most similar devices. This phone offers a VGA camera and can accommodate an external memory card so you can store more files including photos and videos. It’s also a dual SIM device which means that it can support two SIM cards with different numbers. It’s perfect for users who needs to contact everyone with varying mobile networks.

The rest of the features are listed at Samsung’s official website.