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More than 65,000 farmers and herdsmen in Burkina Faso are using satellite data to plan their movements. This helps them avoid drought and conflict zones.
Satellites are not the be-all and end-all, but they can be a powerful predictor of potential future outbreaks like COVID-19.
Everything in our lives is fast becoming digital data. This not only applies to your Internet activity but also to things such as your face being decoded digitally so that it can be uniquely identified by surveillance cameras even when you are in a crowd.
For big companies, the oncoming era will require new skill sets, technologies, alignments and business models.
While many people fear losing relevance in the 4th Industrial Revolution, the work of engineers will remain valuable.