State of technology in 2016 | Future Forecast

Read 124 technology predictions for 2016, a year that will see the world transform thanks to disruptions in technology that will impact a wide range of sectors—and we explore them all. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

Technology releases for 2016
In 2016, a number of technology breakthroughs and trends will become available to the public, for example:
  • Cost of solar panels, per watt, equals 1.8 US dollars 1
  • Switzerland's "Gotthard Base Tunnel" is fully built 1
  • Brazil's "Solar City Tower" is fully built 1
  • World sales of electric vehicles reaches 3,900,000 1
  • Predicted global mobile web traffic equals 4 exabytes 1
  • Global Internet traffic grows to 91 exabytes 1
Technology related predictions due to make an impact in 2016 include:
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