A beautiful but creepy vision of the “smart glass” future
Saturday October 29, 2011 2:12 am Leave a comment
We’re already seeing some of these (version 1 at least) and I’m betting we’ll see about half of them at street level within the next decade.
Note that Corning, at least, still think it’s an attractive proposition to wander off the street into a shop and have the damn thing recognise you by name (a la Minority Report). It CAN be, but only when we invite it. We must also remain perfectly free to wander the world in anonymity whenever it suits us. Our ability to resist tyranny both depends on it and is a measured by what level of such liberty we retain…