Ever since the heydays of the industrial revolution, mankind has focused on developing technology that can improve our lives. New technology has changed the entire landscape from how we work to how we play. Here we take a look at 15 new technologies that will almost certainly become mainstream in the next five years and could have huge implications on our day-to-day lives.
The first ever sheet of graphene was produced way back in 2004. Ever since then, scientists having been trying to find a way to economically mass produce the product. Why? Well firstly, it’s 100 times stronger than steel! It’s also lighter which means it could be used on smartphones to make them indestructible. It’s predicted that graphene will spark a second industrial revolution where everything is made from this single material.