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From cloud to cryptocurrency to the metaverse, tech that dominated 2021

The big technology stories of this year will continue to dominate 2022


The highlight of 2021 was the adoption and acceptance of cryptocurrencies and related themes among users

Neha AlawadhiShivani ShindeDeepsekhar Choudhury
As 2021 draws to a close, we look at some of the tech trends that got bigger, and those that will continue to dominate in the coming year. From cloud to cryptocurrency to metaverse, here is a look at what kept the tech world buzzing:

The cloud: Bigger and better 

In 2021 cloud was not only a buzzword — it also saw a huge adoption rate, thanks to the pandemic and companies realising that they needed to have a digital footprint.

Take the performance of the hyperscalers—Google, Microsoft and Amazon — in the third quarter of 2021. They managed to attract well over

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First Published: Dec 27 2021 | 6:04 AM IST

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