The Hype Cycle

7 min readMay 27, 2019

We all have been consumed by news articles by some upcoming technology that has taken the world by storm and is going to “disrupt” an entire industry.
Be it cryptocurrency to financial markets, Theranos to blood tests, PiedPiper to data compression and AI/ML to every industry imaginable. All the examples of new technologies are driven by one key factor — Hype.