It’s that time of the year when every technology industry analyst and observer comes up with their own list of top trends to hit the industry in 2018. However, most of them just predict incremental trends that were already taking shape and picking up steam the previous year, which in this case is the year 2017. Such trends do not offer much value for the technology businesses. What these businesses need are penetrative insights and predictions of disruptions that will rock their industry, so that they can adapt, overcome, or leverage these trends to their advantage. So, here is a list of top technology trends that the businesses need to keep their eye out for.