These Five Technologies Will Define Our Lives In The Future

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There is no gainsaying that technology is now a major part of our life. Some of these techs are playing significant roles in our lives now- a good example of this is social media; others are for the future. These future techs will soon become widely available and if you are not prepared for it, you may find yourself out of the game because it will change a lot of things especially in the way you work.

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  1. Internet of Things (IoT)

The Internet of things (IoT) is the ability of different devices to be able to communicate because they are embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enable these objects to collect and exchange data. They are usually regarded as connected devices or smart devices. This also includes Wearable technologies.

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2. Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality (VR) is a computer technology that adopts headsets to produce realistic images, sounds and other sensations that simulate a user’s physical presence in a virtual or imaginary environment. Virtual Reality has been around for awhile now but it only recently becomes widely available. The technology has changed the way people explore. A good example of this is Google Earth VR that allows users to fly over a city, stand on mountains and even go into space.

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3. Autonomous Vehicles

Google, Apple, Uber, Samsung, and other car production companies are investing billion of dollars in developing driverless or autonomous vehicles. Driverless cars are vehicles that do not require any human to drive it and does not need any fuel. A network of sensors has made this possible. There have been testing rides as well as several failures. But pretty soon, very few people will drive fueled SUVs.

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4. Augmented Reality

A technology that superimposes a computer-generated image on a user’s view of the real world. It is widely used in the gaming world. Pokemon Go is a perfect example of Augmented Reality.

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5. Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence is the ability of a computer system to perform tasks that usually require human intelligence. Today, you find robots that serve as a receptionist, customer service and perform surgeries. In addition to this, you have voice assistant AIs like Siri, Alexa, or Cortana.

Top 5 apps for single ladies in Lagos

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For most single ladies in Lagos, Nigeria, their phones have become a part of their daily must-haves. From shopping to budgeting, tracking weight loss and even working, phones hold the keys to some of their most important resources and as such, are essential for the woman on-the-go who wants to keep up with life’s demands.

 

Just like a lady’s closet harbors her  essentials, there are a couple of life-changing apps that every young woman should have on her device to help promote their personal health & lifestyle, safety, travel, organization and budgeting, generally making their life a lot easier and fun.

 

Agreed, most single ladies in Lagos are a strong, independent woman and believe they do not need a man, however, Jovago.com, Africa’s No.1 online hotel booking site offers top 4 apps they most definitely need.

 

Wunderlist

It is essential for any single girl in Lagos to be organized and on top of their schedule. Wunderlist, a free to-do list app that allows single ladies to create a list of the tasks they need to do to keep them on track. From the things you need to do when you get to the office down to details on the items you need to get from the grocery stores or market, Wunderlist breaks down each task to let you include subtasks so that you have a comprehensive list of everything you need to do, step by step. The good thing about this app is that you can also share your list with others and access it from multiple devices.

Instagram

It is no longer a secret, single ladies in Lagos love to share everything about their lives with anyone who wants to know. Instagram, a picture messaging service where you post pictures and upload short videos, is certainly the perfect way for these single ladies to send flirty picture posts of their cute outfit for the day, their makeup look, their lunch or anything they think is cute really. This app also allows followers to post comments and there is always a chance that the single lady would meet her prince charming via the app.

LindaIkeji

The number one gossip blog in Nigeria, the LinkdaIkeji app is a must-have for every single lady who wants to keep tabs on all the juicy events happening in not just Lagos but Nigeria, latest trends or get inspired by posts on real life situations. The app helps the single girls stay informed while on-the-go, also feeding them with ideas on how to better themselves in almost all areas of life .

Uber

A large percentage of single girls in Lagos move around in cabs and Taxis and the Uber app makes the process of securing a quick and safe cab easier. With the Uber app, all you need is one tap and a car comes directly to you in minutes. The driver knows exactly where to go, and you are allowed the options of either paying by cash or card. The app is available for iOS and Android and if you do not have a smartphone or your smartphone has a different OS (e.g. Windows), you just simply send an email to the company.

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Jovago

For single ladies in Lagos who travel on the regular from Lagos to other parts of the country either for work purposes, business or even leisure, the Jovago app is essential as it provides you with an exhaustive list of hotels to pick from per area. The hotels are graded and all rooms are offered at discounted rates. If you, however, are not the type to travel and you spend most of your time within Lagos city, the app has a list of all the hotels in Lagos with information on which has the best restaurants or amenities that you may want to take advantage of on a lazy day or a long weekend.