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BMW shape the fabric of future car design

The BMW GINA Light Visionary Model is a concept car with a difference; instead of a skin of steel, it’s covered in a sheath of cloth. And if my thinking is right, I may have fabricated an idea that could help their car go the distance…

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Business Communication Design Innovation Microsoft Software & Hardware

Microsoft TouchWall needs a physics lesson

TouchWall is Microsoft’s go-anywhere multi-touch technology for ad hoc presentations. But what might TouchWall be like if we added a whole new physical dimension?

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Business Communication Design Innovation Personal Society & Culture Technology

The future of mankind: the economics of futurology

Predicting future technology trends requires hindsight as well as a different kind of foresight. But when fixing our gaze on the greater “What if?” of things, we also need peripheral vision — an insight into the many aspects of society and how our imagineering might be affected by the affairs of man…

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Design Innovation Personal Software & Hardware Technology

Conceptual gadgets of the future

These concept gadgets you see before you today, have extremely high chance of getting into production anywhere in the future. For example, Microsoft’s Surface Computing Technology certainly tells us they are for real…

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Design Innovation Society & Culture Software & Hardware Technology

Smart goggles offer a “pre-vision” of the future

Our lives are filled with an immeasurable number of real and virtual objects of all kinds. Remembering everything we do is one thing, but everything we see? That depends on how you look at things…