The coming of car apps, car apps and more car apps. Drones in urban areas. Robo-writing software. Generation Z — a ready market for virtual reality.
The gloomy headlines about sinking oil prices never seem to end. But crude oil isn’t the only fossil fuel caught up in a bear market these days. Coal prices have also been sinking. And the long-term outlook for coal arguably looks a lot worse than that of oil.
What to expect in the year ahead? Big growth for small satellites, virtual reality and augmented reality. More industry uncertainty over Net neutrality. A step to the next level for smart watches. And more.
Congress throws the energy world some year-end curveballs. And are natural gas traders forecasting a change in the unseasonably warm weather that has been entrenched across the Eastern U.S. this season?
As 2015 draws to a close, we thought it would be fun to peer into the future, with an eye on technology. Consider this report The Kiplinger Letter’s communication from the Ghost of Technology Future.
What a wild week in the energy world! Crude oil, already in the doldrums, is selling off on renewed fears of oversupply in the market. Natural gas producers can’t give the stuff away. And world leaders just adopted a major agreement on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
This week: A renewed focus on security. Technology to help you sleep. Hot holiday gifts. Plus an update on robots in the workplace.
Two weeks ago, we explained why we believe low oil prices are here to stay. Today, we lay out our expectations for the energy prices that consumers can expect to pay this winter. The bottom line: Trips to the gas station and winter heating bills should be bearable for most folks during the cold-weather months.
A renewed focus on security. Technology to help you sleep. Hot holiday gifts. Plus an update on robots in the workplace.
The outlook for the oil market. Gasoline for two bucks a gallon by Turkey Day?