Deloitte's eighth Tech Trends report (Tech Trends 2017: The Kinetic Enterprise) identifies such emerging technologies as dark analytics, machine intelligence, blockchain, everything-as-a-service, and mixed reality.
Up Next in Blockchain
A future with autonomous vehicles is fast approaching, and with it, the idea that blockchain technology could connect automobiles and other Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices is getting its fair share of attention.
Blockchain Could Move Self-Driving Cars Into the Fast Lane
With autonomous cars on the horizon, blockchain startups are eagerly building IoT systems for the fledgling industry.
Four areas where blockchain technology aligns well with the Internet of Things: (1) supply-chain management; (2) devices that sell capacity or other services to other devices; (3) devices that sell sharing-economy services to humans; and (4) devices that sell or share data with other devices or third parties.
The Internet of Things and Blockchain Technology