Box of Amazing: 50 Emerging Tech Themes to watch out for in 2020  
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Over the last month, I have read, digested and reviewed a large number of prediction pieces that people have put forward for 2020. Many are on point. Others are crazy. And some are surprising! I have taken 50 themes from these lists and curated them into an uberlist of sorts - .50 Emerging Tech Themes to watch out for in 2020 

Ultimately, these are relevant to what might happen in 2020 and the decade ahead. These are the themes that I found most interesting and not necessarily

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Onward! - Rahim
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50 Emerging Technology Themes to watch out for in 2020
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1 - Education in your Pocket
2 - Drone Swarms replace Fireworks
3 - Digital Perfume
4 - Pretend Pork in China
5 - Solar-powered Cars
6 - Second Hand become Climate Cool
7 - Walking Barcodes
8 - Blockchain kills fake news
9 - A new Digital Currency will become the main global currency
10 - Computer Vision
11 - Genomics will redefine medicine
12 - Sustainability Focus will drive Cell Based Meat
13 - Cyber Attack Armageddon
14 - Multiexperience
15 - Thinking Drone Collectives
16 - Coworking 3.0
17 - Instagram becomes the new QVC
18 - The Beginning of the end of Apps
19 - Micromobility Transportation
20 - Fintech as a business model
21 - Digital Brand Avatars
22 - Retailtainment
23 - Employee AI
24 - Amazon Africa
25 - Dark Data Decisions
26 - AI emotions adverts
27 - The Reality of Extended Reality
28 - The 5 Gen Workplace
29 - Easy Deep faking
30 - Delivery drones take off. 
31 - Hello Halal Fashion
32 - Predictive justice
33 - Voice technologies will infiltrate the office
34 - Gaming goes Blockchain
35 - The beginning of the end of Cookies
36 - Your Digital Twin Leads your Life for you
37 - Behavioural Biometrics
38 - Human Augmentation
39 - 5G Data decision
40 - Biosensing
41 - Talking to your Car
42 - The End of Plastic Money
43 - The return of the pirate and piracy
44 - Bananamilk
45 - Tech Players become real Banking players
46 - Rental Returns
47 - Startups start Distributed
48 - Edging Forward with Edge
49 - Dark Delivery Kitchens
50 - Cognitive skills for robots. 

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