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The Industries of the Future

Author Alec Ross, a leading innovation and technology policy expert, uses his years of experience as Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State and travel to 41 countries to provide a guide to the technological changes we can expect in the next 10 years. The Industries of the Future addresses the tough questions about robotics, AI, cybercrime and cybersecurity, the commercialization of genomics, big data, and the digitalization of money/economies, analyzes how global trends are affecting the way we live and describes how to navigate the inevitable changes we face.

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By Kristen Lotze

Kristen Lotze is an Associate Writer for TechRepublic. She is a graduate of the University of Louisville, and previously worked as an intern in the Marketing and Communications department at Metropolitan State University of Denver.