Two of the biggest tech-related trends that will happen in 2017
2016 was full of innovations and breakthroughs in every technology department, some more important than others, nevertheless a lot of "first" and a lot of trends were set for the year 2017.
Number 1 - Artificial Intelligence and machine learning technologies. As we saw with the release of Google Rank Brain, companies will start relying and more on technologies that learn by themselves than old school complex algorithms that never seem to be enough no matter how updated they get.
Number 2 - Augmented Reality. The success of Pokemon Go has made this happen and ensured this trend will go own strongly in 2017 even though VR is making a comeback and started to great a lot of buzz last year. AR is cheaper, easier to implement and the technology is already there, you just need a mobile device to use it, you don't need any additional or special gear.