Experts believe nations, rogue groups, and malicious individuals will step up their assaults on communications networks, targeting institutions, financial services agencies, utilities, and consumers over the next decade. Many also predict effective counter moves will generally contain the damage.
Many experts say the rise of embedded and wearable computing will bring the next revolution in digital technology. Lee Rainie shares the latest research from Pew about libraries and puts it into context with the expanding Internet of Things.
Experts foresee changes across all aspects of life as digital connectivity advances. They predict hyper-personalized interactions, 3D holograms, immersive virtual reality and a deepening dependency upon machines as we navigate our lives.
Experts envision automation and intelligent digital agents permeating vast areas of our work and personal lives by 2025, but they are divided on whether these advances will displace more jobs than they create.
Lee Rainie discussed an extensive roster of expert predictions about the internet in the coming decade.
Tech experts hope the open structure of the Internet will prevail in the coming decade; but they anticipate battles to preserve relatively unhindered connectivity.
Experts in fields ranging from computer science to marketing to social science share their insights on what threats to the Internet they see on the horizon
Many experts say the rise of embedded and wearable computing will bring the next revolution in digital technology.
Americans are largely optimistic about the long-term future of scientific progress, but concerned about some changes that might occur in the near future.
A timeline of the major milestones and small moments that have shaped the Web since 1989.