Future

Hello Kitty Tarot Cards

The future looks bright with this Hello Kitty tarot card set. The grim reaper never looked so cute.

Mistakes

The future is made of mistakes! Did we learn from past mistakes?

The Future of the Book

[vimeo 15142335 w=520 h=295] These are exciting times for book publishers, new and old as the format is going evermore digital. What is the bigger picture for the new media? How will the written word survive in a heavily image based interactive world? The future of the book is an encompassing domain of new adventure…

It’s A Book By Lane Smith

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4BK_2VULCU?fs=1&hl=en_US&w=520&h=317] One day in the future people will wonder what was a book. With all the bells and whistles with the latest gadgets like Kindle and the iPad that time might be sooner than later. It’s A Book by Lane Smith reminds us about the book still being relevant in the age of digital…

The Future of the Internet

The future of the Internet will be much different then the free for all we have today. It will be regulated and anonymity will be a thing of the past. Every individual will be accountable to every action he/she will commit in the cyber-universe. A RealIdentity card will be issued to all if they are…

A Nation Without School Librarians

The source of knowledge begins when most teachers take the kids to the school library and expose them to books on a weekly basis. Many communities with strapped budgets would like you to believe otherwise. The decline of the school librarian will have deep repercussions that will ripple the child’s love for books and not…

The Way the Future Was

The Way the Future Was by great Science Fiction writer Frederik Pohl has morphed into a blog. The writer was coaxed into writing a blog by his publisher who felt he would become more relevant to new and old readers. Bless his heart, the man who could see the future still holds dear to past…

Augmented (hyper)Reality: The Future of Mankind

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=8569187&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Will mankind and machine merge together? Are we at the threshold of mankind’s greatest leap into cerebral commercialism and slave to big industry? The future looks promising but Matrix like haunting and freedom-less of human contact. Hyper-reality is a thing of sci-fi but not an impossibility. The latter half of the 20th century saw…

Touch Screen is the Future

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=6712657&server=vimeo.com&show_title=0&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Is the mouse on the way out? One would think with the advent of the iPhone, iTouch and now the iPad. The touch screen technology is slowly seeping into our homes. Is this truly the future of computers? Touch screen poses a few problems with the human anatomy, desktop touch screens don’t really work…

Spiraling Skyscraper Pod Cities

Could the London skyline look so foreign in the future. The alien looking spiral skyscraper is the latest in designs to create eco-friendly habitats for the future. The pod looking building is based on the ecosystems created by the mangrove tree. Designed by Chimera, the mangal city is an elaborate complex of science going wild…

Future Generations

The future is not a bright one according to Hollywood. Dan Meth has an interesting chart of our future or lack of it depending on the doomsday scenario of the said movie.