• investing,  technology

    Investing in 2024: Part 3 Biotech

    In part 3 of my series about investment opportunities in modern technology, I focus on the rapidly evolving field of biotechnology. Biotechnology, once confined to laboratories and research papers, is now at the forefront of a revolution set to redefine medicine, agriculture, and many other facets of our lives. This post explores cutting-edge technologies like CRISPR, stem cell manipulation, AI-driven drug discovery, synthetic DNA, RNA-targeted therapeutics, organ manufacturing, personalized medicine, gene therapies, and genome editing. Discover how these innovations work and the profound benefits they offer, alongside key companies leading the charge in each domain.

  • investing,  technology

    Investing in 2024: Part 2 Robotics

    With robotics, we are referring to a broad spectrum of innovations that encompass walking humanoid robots, autonomous vehicles such as robot taxis, flying cars, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The robotics industry is experiencing a rapid expansion, projected to increase in value by 80% annually. This growth is fueled by the convergence of several advanced technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), edge computing, drone technology, and sophisticated sensors, which are enabling capabilities that were unimaginable just a few years ago. LIDAR: Revolutionizing Perception Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) technology has seen dramatic advancements over the past decade. Modern LIDAR systems are now 1000 times smaller and 100 times cheaper than their…

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    Investing in 2024: Part 1 Bitcoin

    Bitcoin is emerging as a revolutionary asset class with projected exponential growth. Lightning opens doors for micro-transactions, but faces competition from other cryptocurrencies. Notable figures predict substantial growth for Bitcoin, and there are various investment options including buying Bitcoin directly, investing in Coinbase, Microstrategy, Block, or Bitcoin ETF. It's important to do your own research and consider your financial situation before investing.

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    blog reboot

    The Planet Gorik blog is being rebooted after more than 20 years, starting in 2003. Despite the decline in popularity, the author still finds value in blogs for information and will focus on writing rather than creating audio or video content.