technology ( technologies plural ) Technology refers to methods, systems, and devices which are the result of scientific knowledge being used for practical purposes. n-var Technology is changing fast..., They should be allowed to wait for cheaper technologies to be developed.
technologist ( technologists plural) n-count ...the scientists and technologists that we will need for the future.
disruptive technology ( disruptive technologies plural ) A disruptive technology is a new technology, such as computers and the Internet, which has a rapid and major effect on technologies that existed before. (BUSINESS) n-count
...the other great disruptive technologies of the 20th century, such as electricity, the telephone and the car.
High technology is the practical use of advanced scientific research and knowledge, especially in relation to electronics and computers, and the development of new advanced machines and equipment. n-uncount
Information technology is the theory and practice of using computers to store and analyse information. The abbreviation IT is often used. n-uncount
...the information technology industry.
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