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There’s little denying that 2014 was the year of Uber and Airbnb, two uber-successful (we couldn’t help ourselves) startups that have, in fact, become so huge they’re quickly morphing into giant businesses.
But what will 2015 mean for the technology and startup worlds? Will it be the year of wearables, as tech watchers have been predicting for the past three years but whose prognostications have failed to materialize? Or this the year that artificial intelligence truly starts to take off?
Our friends at 1776 have put together a list outlining what 2015 means for the tech and startup worlds, which you can check out there.