The Technology Review lists the educated predictions of their editors and chose 10 emerging areas of technology that will soon have a profound impact on the economy and on how we live and work. These advances span information technology, biotechnology and nanotechnology – the core of TR coverage in every issue. • Meanwhile, I4U news has put together The Top 10 Gadgets of 2000 – the coolest gadgets they have reported about on I4U this year 2000. • Not every disappearing technology deserves that fate. Sometimes the “losers” have an elegance and simplicity the “winners” lack. The Technology Review presents the Ten Passed Technologies.