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State of technology in 2040 | Future Forecast

Read 14 technology predictions for 2040, 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 2040
In 2040, a number of technology breakthroughs and trends will become available to the public, for example:
  • A new generation of hi-tech supercarriers 1
  • Share of global car sales taken by autonomous vehicles equals 50 per cent 1
  • World sales of electric vehicles reaches 19,766,667 1
  • (Moore's Law) Calculations per second, per $1,000, equals 10^20 1
  • Average number of connected devices, per person, is 19 1
  • Global number of Internet connected devices reaches 171,570,000,000 1
  • Predicted global mobile web traffic equals 644 exabytes 1
  • Global Internet traffic grows to 1,628 exabytes 1
Technology related predictions due to make an impact in 2040 include:
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January 7, 2022. Last updated January 7, 2020.
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