Ray Blanco

Ray Blanco

In 8th grade Ray Blanco was in his basement learning how to build what's called a "Wilson Cloud Chamber," a supercooled device for detecting particles of ionizing radiation. Now, he is an expert in advanced robotics, avionics, genomics, and biotechnology. Blanco was raised in Miami,FL, after his family fled Cuba in the 1960s. He is co-editor of Technology Profits Confidential and contributes to Breakthrough Technology Alert and Tomorrow in Review.

Ray Blanco's Recent Articles

How to Tap a $19 Trillion Market

Ray Blanco

In a few short years, everything that can benefit from an Internet connection will be connected to the Internet. And when that happens, an entirely new market will emerge. In fact, it's starting right now. And as Ray Blanco explains, that means an enormous windfall of profits is about to make some investors incredibly wealthy. Read on...


How You Can Profit from the “Internet of Things”

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The Internet is now so prevalent that most people can't go a single day without interacting with it. Right now those interactions are pretty much limited to smartphones, computers and the like. But, as Ray Blanco explains, that's all about to change as the "Internet of Things" starts to connect everything to the "network of networks." Read on...


Tiny Machines That Produce Massive Returns

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Most of the 19th and the first half of the 20th century were all about building things bigger. From skyscrapers to transoceanic steam-powered cruisers, bigger tech meant better. But in the past few decades, there's been a "ramp up" in tiny machine efficiency... and it's about to reach an inflection point in the markets. Ray Blanco has more...


Discovered: Untapped Potential in a $124 Billion Market

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Cancer research has come a long way in a very short amount of time. But it still has a long way to go. Today, Ray Blanco explains why cancer research could make leaps and bounds in the coming years, and how early investors could make a fortune because of it. Read on...


2014: The Year Gene Editing Shocks the World

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2014 could be the most important year in history when it comes to biomedical research. Thanks to new gene editing technology, everything from "designer" babies to souped-up athletes could become the new norm. But that's just the beginning... Ray Blanco explains how this new technology could also save countless lives around the world. Read on...


Killing the Pain in Your Portfolio

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One of the most important aspects of medical science is developing useful and effective pain medication. But at this point in human history, every advancement in this field has comes with its own set of drawbacks. Today, Ray Blanco explores this problem, and how some biotech companies are trying to fix it. Read on...


The $400 Billion Industry Set for Takeoff

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In 2013, the word "drone" became one of the most common words in the English language. And it came with its fair share of controversy. But however you feel about the development of drone technology, the bottom line is, they're fast becoming a reality... and that could mean big bucks for early investors. Ray Blanco has more...


The Biological iPhone

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The future of computing might not belong to hardware and software, but to wetware -- biologically derived computing machines. The “iPhone 20” years from now might be based more on biological technology than the silicon we’ve been working with for the past 50 years. Ray Blanco explains...


Seismic Technology: The Next Chapter in US Energy

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The US in the midst of an energy revolution, but it hasn't come easily. It's been a long time in the making, and the only reason it's happening is because of technological breakthroughs in oil production. Today, Ray Blanco explains why the next step in this energy revolution is improving seismic technology. Read on...