2017 Technology Highlights

Happy New Year 2018

Let’s have brief Highlights of the Year 2017 !

2017 Technology Highlights–

This year will know for successively progress for economic development, Infrastructure, Rural, Industrial Development and Political Upheaval, Spectrum jumble etc. For this year many upgrades to latest technologies many versions, products and Technology has launched. These technologies may be growth IT stability and security of Job stability for the next coming year 2018.

Ransomware Dominate The Cybersecurity Landscape in 2017–

UK and Asian Countries. The WannaCry outbreak — but over 20% of organizations in the Education, IT/Telecoms, Entertainment/Media, and Financial Services sectors affected. Cause of it Global ransomware damages are predicted to exceed $5 billion in 2017.

The FCC’s Rules on Net Neutrality 2017 –

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved a measure to remove the tough net neutrality rules it put in place just two years ago.”The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) does not have forward-looking rule-making authority, it can only look backward,” Wheeler said. “The FTC can’t move until the horse is out of the barn, or actually the barn has burned down.”

Global Entrepreneurship Summit Submission 2017 In Hyderabad –

A three-day international summit of entrepreneurs began in Hyderabad. Prime Minister Narendra, US President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka, Miss World Manushi Chhillar was the chief guest. It’s them was Women Empowerment.In a first, women will be in a majority and represent 52.5 percent of entrepreneurs, investors and ecosystem supporters at GES 2017. More than 10 countries including Afghanistan, Israel and Saudi Arabia will be represented by a women only delegation while women from 127 countries will participate in all. The youngest entrepreneur is 13 and the oldest is 84.

Donald Trump Resumes Premium Processing of H-1B Visa –

The US has resumed premium processing of H-1B work visas in all categories, months after it was suspended temporarily to handle the huge rush of applications for the work visas popular among Indian IT professionals.Premium processing of H-1B visa was suspended in April to handle huge rush of new petitions. In September, the country opened up some categories of the H-1B visas for the fast processing. “Premium processing is now available for all types of H- 1B petitions,” US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said.The Trump administration has made it more difficult for the renewal of non-immigrant visas such as H-1B + and L1, popular among Indian IT professionals, The H-1B visa program currently admits 85,000 immigrants each year. Under the previous policy, if a person was once found to be eligible for a work visa initially, they would usually be considered for extension of their visa.

Google is adding Kotlin as an official Programming Language for Android Development in 2017 –

Google just announced that it will officially support Kotlin on Android as a “first-class” language. Kotlin is a super new programming language built by JetBrains, which also coincidentally develops the JetBrains IDE that Android Studio — Google’s official developer tool — is based on. Like Java, which is the default language for Android development, Kotlin is a language that runs on the JVM (Java Virtual Machine), and it’s already possible to use Kotlin and many other JVM languages for Android development.

Google Assistant is Now Available for iOS –

As we all know about Google Assistant for Developers it’s using to enhance UI experience in Gaming, Mobile apps etc. Google Assistant has got new UI options for making User session more interactive Image Carousels, Lists, Suggestion Chips. Google Assistant also brings you libraries for your transaction like facilitated Payments. It’s now as available for iOS operating as well since may 2017.

MasterCard Launches its ‘selfie pay’ Biometric Authentication Trail App in Europe –

The biometric system is a recent trend in eCommerce technologies. It uses such innovations as the fingerprint, voice, iris and facial detection to enhance security etc. In this way, MasterCard launches its ‘selfie pay’ method for a trial version in Europe. In the U.S. and Canada launched earlier this year, to its first proper rollout of what is colloquially referred to as ‘selfie pay’ (aka MasterCard Identity Check). So basically enabling app users to confirm an online payment by showing their face to their smartphone’s camera.

Saudi Arabia Is First Country to Give Citizenship to Robot –

Saudi Arabia is the first country in the world to grant citizenship to a robot. The female robot’s name is Sophia. She was recently introduced at a large investment conference in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Sophia was presented as an example of how robot technology and artificial intelligence will make machines more human-like in the future.The impacts of automation technologies are already being felt throughout the economy. The worldwide number of industrial robots has increased rapidly over the past few years . In the Automation service sector, computer algorithms can execute stock trades in a fraction of a second, much faster than any human. As these technologies become cheaper, more capable, and more widespread, they will find even more applications in an economy.

Previous year has been lot of changes in technology. These upcoming 2018 year will have an a chances to growth in technology. Many developing countries like India, China, Malaysia, African Countries has an economically affected cause of US, UK politics Upheaval. But we may hope this upcoming 2018 Year will bring success and stability for us. Forebear Productions as Web Design and Development Company in the USA wishes to all that this year will be brings joy and prosperity to our lifestyle and our work culture.