The Coming Drone Delivery Revolution – What Comes Next?
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute In 2015 I wrote a column talking through the issues that needed to be resolved before we would ever see a significant level of... Read More
Friday April 30, 2021
Eight human-versus-machine competitions: Where are we heading?
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The Davinci Institute How do we evaluate and communicate the evolving capabilities of artificial intelligence (AI)? One way to do it is by... Read More
Friday April 2, 2021
Rethinking the future of economic development in a work-from-home world
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The Davinci Institute COVID-19 has accelerated many trends – including the work-from-home movement that was already inching along pre-pandemic. ... Read More
Friday February 19, 2021
15 Global Challenges – Changing Times, Changing Priorities
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist Davinci Institute It’s a funny thing about the future. As much as we’d like to think otherwise, changing the future is hard, and changing the past... Read More
Friday January 22, 2021
10 History-Altering Breakthroughs in 2020
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The Davinci Institute In 2020, every day is a blur. We roll out of bed, grab a cup of coffee, try to make sure we’re presentable from the waist up, and... Read More
Thursday December 24, 2020
Robotic Advances: COVID-Spurred and Otherwise
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute It’s not surprising that the COVID pandemic has gotten us all thinking about technology that can take the human element out of... Read More
Tuesday November 24, 2020
Will AI replace humans?
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute Elon Musk has given us nightmarish warnings about how AI could become ‘an immortal dictator from which we would never... Read More
Monday November 9, 2020
Robots and automation will never fully replace humans. And that’s a good thing.
By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist DaVinci Institute Will a smile from a robot ever be as comforting as one from a mother? If a robot tells you how wonderful you are, will that ever... Read More
Tuesday September 29, 2020