10 Breakthrough Technologies Archive
The 2021 list marks 20 years since we began compiling an annual selection of the year’s most important technologies. Some, such as mRNA vaccines, are already changing our lives, while others were still a few years off. Read the full list here or scroll through the technologies that made it below.
Here is the 2020 list of technological advances that we believe will make a real difference in solving important problems. How do we pick? We avoid the one-off tricks, the overhyped new gadgets. Instead we look for those breakthroughs that will truly change how we live and work. Read the full list here or scroll through the technologies that made it below.