While Technology can be thought of as the application of tools and/or knowledge in life. While humans have been using some tools and knowledge for a long time. The word itself seems younger than one might think.
Here is an interesting take on Technology, understanding what it is and our technology history:
According to Google Ngram chart below for the word Technology, he seems right on point as to the word itself, and beyond.
So, Exponential and Technology are both very, very powerful. Let’s put them together and see what happens: