In the last decade, the term Big data has ceased to be considered just a set of statistical techniques applied to data collection and processing mechanisms and has become an indispensable science in our daily lives.
Without realizing it, thanks to the massive consumption of fossil fuels that comes with everyone having their own car, we caused the acceleration of global warming that we are trying to combat today.
Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of travel technology, as well as the investment opportunities it represents.
Investing in biotechnology and health is an important decision, given that during the pandemic generated by COVID-19 these sectors have remained stable and have shown growth before, during and it is expected that after the times of coronavirus.
The biotechnology is gaining ground thanks to its multiple applications, which makes this megatrend an important option for investors looking to expand their portfolio with innovation.
The so-called 'humanization of pets' keeps the pet health and wellness sector on the rise, with an estimated annual growth of around 5% in the global market for related products and services.
Technological advances have taken research into the human genome to a new level where it is claimed that the cat genome is more similar to that of humans and can make a difference by becoming the key to preventing and curing diseases.
The average growth of the biotechnology industry in the 2015-2020 period was 1.3%, while the size of the market in that last year amounted to 295,000 million dollars, with a total of 11,343 companies immersed in the field.
It is estimated that by the year 2050, one out of every six people in the world will be over 65 years old, which corresponds to 16% of the population, while the number of people aged 80 and over will triple, reaching 426 million.
The moderate use of video games is presented as an opportunity for parents to extract positive aspects such as improved skills in children. Multiple studies show how games like Minecraft influence social, reading, short- and long-term memory and motor coordination skills.
Technological advances have made it possible to find cheaper airline tickets automatically, or to visit any place in the world without having to travel.
Why is the microchip crisis relevant to all industries? With a high demand for them, delays have been generated in numerous industries, including video game consoles, technological launches, among others.
Many of the most promising investments in forestry and sustainable forest management are in developing countries; one example is Latin America and the Caribbean, which has about 50% of the world's primary forests.
The 5G generation is expected to generate a worldwide economic value of 12.3 billion dollars by 2035, which represents an important field of action for investors.
Countries such as the United States, Japan and China lead the list of the most automated countries, in which the consolidation of Industry 4.0 is directly involved.
To make intelligent machines, to make machines think and have a cognitive process almost like that of humans, is what scientists specialized in this new branch of robotics that we know today as artificial intelligence (AI) dedicate their time to.
The genius of mathematics applied to finance was born in the state of Massachusetts, in the town of Newton, in 1938. Twenty years later, in anticipation, he was graduating from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and, three years later, he was receiving his doctorate.
Although we are still far from self-aware AI, it is clear that this is the ultimate goal, efforts are focused on the development of memory, learning and the ability to make decisions based on previous experiences.
Shared mobility has surpassed a market value of more than US$60 billion worldwide and is estimated to grow by 20 percent annually.
Although a bit behind the scenes, Charlie Munger is not exactly an unknown, in fact, it is thanks to his advice and vision on "value investing", that Warren Buffett changed his methodology for selecting stocks, a method without which Berkshire Hathaway would hardly be what it is today.
In the early 40's, a young boy, son of a stockbroker in Omaha, Nebraska, barely 11 years old, after studying the daily stock quotes, bought his first shares at a price of $38 dollars per share.
The magic began on December 13, 1957, when Joel Greenblatt, who would later discover the "magic formula" to beat the market, was born into a Jewish family in Great Neck, New York.
Projects aimed at developing hydrogen as a clean energy source will total an investment of up to $300 billion by 2030 worldwide.
George Soros is a name that undoubtedly resonates in every part of the world. His fame transcends from Southeast Asia to North America, and he is cited, both in financial literature as a great strategist, as well as in the more eccentric conspiracy theories.
The story of Bill Ackman is not the story of a man moving from middle class to bonanza, it is rather the story of the heir building his own legacy. William Albert Ackman was born on May 11, 1966, the son of a mortgage financier and a top New York executive.
The transportation sector expects a major technological transition with the arrival of electromobility. The decrease in prices and increase in autonomy predict that electric vehicles will soon become competitive.
Born on October 28, 1955 to a middle-class family, the son of a lawyer and a college teacher in Seattle, William (Bill) Henry Gates III spent his early years as an ordinary child in public school through at least the sixth grade.