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Futurist David Houle
Executive Editor

Devin Lee Ostertag

Managing Editor
Futurist David Houle Executive Editor
Devin Lee Osterag Managing Editor
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is a glimpse at Earth’s future through the lens of current human concepts such as ages, work, structures, communications, connectivity, health, education, media, travel, place, family, commerce, race, religion and consciousness.

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Interactive Live Holography

For years I have been saying that business, medical and personal use of holography was just around the corner. We are now turning the corner.


Wearable Communications

Smart, wearable technology that enhances human interactions. This is just one of the many ways that augmented reality will truly alter what we accept as reality. Augmented reality and smart clothing and infrastructure will profoundly change the world in the next 10 years.


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The Human Brain Initiative

The potential breakthroughs, the applications, the insights into the brain and the changes that might bring to computing are, please excuse the pun, truly mind boggling! One of the great science projects in the world today.

tags: brain, science

TERMES Project

An example of what I think is one of the greatest ultimate opportunities inherent in robots: the freeing of humanity from low level, repetitive manual labor.

tags: humanity, work

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The Dash – Wireless Smart In Ear Headphones

I want a pair, you will too. What is it going to be like to have these in your ears and Google Glass for your eyes. Augmented reality and altered reality interface is now here!

tags: music

One Coin for all Your Cards

An idea of convenience whose time has come. It too is vulnerable to being hacked or stolen if your phone is taken as well. But today, isn’t just about anything hackable?

tags: money

Proposed Large 3-D Printer to Build Houses

3-D and customized production is about to revolutionize numerous businesses and change the way we think about production, construction and cost expectations in general.

tags: 3d, printer

Sticky Window Chargers

Another way to connect the power of the sun to personal technologies.

tags: solar

Bicycle Parking

Wherever there is an increase in bike usage there is often a lack of places to park them when not in use. This themed design is a great looking and space saving answer to this problem

tags: bicycle

Solar Rocking Chair

A somewhat whimsical take on an important trend: the use of stored sunlight to power lights at night.

tags: solar

Eco Friendly Toilet

In the here and now we face a fresh water crisis. The use of “grey water”, the reuse of water a second time in the bathroom, is a step toward better usage.

tags: eco