By Brian David Johnson

When businesses improve a brand new know-how, do they ask the way it could impact the folk who will really use it? That, kind of, sums up Brian David Johnson’s tasks as Intel’s futurist-in-residence. during this interesting ebook, Johnson presents a set of technology fiction prototyping tales that try to solution the question.

These tales specialise in a similar subject matter: scientists and thinkers exploring own robotics as a brand new type of synthetic intelligence. This isn’t fanciful hypothesis. Johnson’s tales are in accordance with Intel’s futurecasting learn, which makes use of ethnographic box stories, know-how study, development information, and technology fiction to increase a practical imaginative and prescient of shoppers and computing. twenty first Century robotic provides technology fiction designed to result in technological know-how fact.

Get genuine perception into expertise and the longer term with this ebook. it is going to open your eyes.

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