The Apollo 11 landing was a close thing. Shortly before touching down on the Moon, the Eagle's onboard computer fell behind in its real-time navigation calculations. The result could have been a disaster except that the software was clever enough to recover from a user error.
Tech media continues to analyze The Internet of Things, though it's perhaps still a mystifying subject for you if you haven't caught up. Otherwise known as IoT for short, this technology is already revolutionizing the way we look at Internet creating more efficiency in our lives. With 18.2 billion connected devices already available around the world, this is only going to double to 50 billion within the start of the next decade.