What is The Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Posted on 19 Apr 2017 by Fred Tongue

What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution and what is driving it?

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is a term that gets thrown around a lot with very little explanation or context. What were the first three revolutions? What makes the fourth one so special? What will the effects of this revolution be?

This video from The World Economic Forum explains what is causing the recent shift in industry and how it is different from industrial revolutions of the past.