10 breakthrough Innovations // read this it'll blow your mind.

Since we are in innovation month with the Innovation Summit around the corner, we thought it good to post the 10 hottest innovation as picked out by MIT for your Friday list. If we are to move forward as a country, we are to design and innovate, and manufacture. This is what the DI gets mad excited about and we aim to accomplish through our Design Session, Entrepreneurship Centre, and a ton of other  projects.

Magic Leap

A startup is betting more than half a billion dollars that it will dazzle you with its approach to creating 3-D imagery.
Availability: 1-3 years

Nano-Architecture

A Caltech scientist creates tiny lattices with enormous potential.
Availability: 3-5 years

Car-to-Car Communication

A simple wireless technology promises to make driving much safer.
Availability: 1-2 years

Project Loon

Billions of people could get online for the first time thanks to helium balloons that Google will soon send over many places cell towers don’t reach. 
Availability: 1-2 years

Liquid Biopsy

Fast DNA-sequencing machines are leading to simple blood tests for cancer.
Availability: now

Megascale Desalination

The world’s largest and cheapest reverse-osmosis desalination plant is up and running in Israel.
Availability: now

Apple Pay

A clever combination of technologies makes it faster and more secure to buy things with a wave of your phone.
Availability: now

Brain Organoids

A new method for growing human brain cells could unlock the mysteries of dementia, mental illness, and other neurological disorders.
Availability: now

Supercharged Photosynthesis

Advanced genetic tools could help boost crop yields and feed billions more people.
Availability: 10-15 years

Internet of DNA

A global network of millions of genomes could be medicine’s next great advance.
Availability: 1-2 years

 

From the MIT 2015 list of technologies