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EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES Definition & Legal Meaning

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New technologies that will substantially alter the business and social environment. These include information technology, wireless data communication, man-to-machine communication, on-demand printing, biotechnologies, and advanced robotics. All of these are currently improving or developing, or will be developed within the next five to ten years.


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