8 Things That Happened In 2016 That Nobody Noticed

“Tech executives began to both realize that they can’t just ignore regulatory and political issues and that not all politicians and regulators are inherently stupid, lazy, and corrupt.”

Eric Newcomer reached out to a bunch of tech investors and entrepreneurs with a simple question: What happened in 2016 that nobody noticed?

Their answers are chronicled in this post, including that the rate at which the internet sped up this year was overlooked, that the battle for the last mile of delivery is on, and that machine learning has become the hottest transformative technology in years.