Phantom Phone Vibrations: Future Haptic-Telepathy

Phantom phone vibrations are more common than you would think. According to a new study “Phantom Vibration Syndrome is a type of hallucination reported among mobile phone users in the general population. Another similar perception, phantom ringing syndrome, has not been previously described in the medical literature.”  Around 80% of us have imagined a phone vibrating…

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Future Cities: Solar Powered And Vertically Farmed

Future Cities will be solar powered and vertically farmed. By 2025, we will see several major cities around the world converting to solar power. In fact AT&T has just partnered with portable solar power systems developer Goal Zero and Brooklyn design studio Pensa for the roll out of Street Charge public solar charging stations in New…

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James Martin: Futurologist (1933-2013)

Futurologist James Martin has been found dead at the age of 79 in the waters of the Great Sound near his Agar’s Island home. The Royal Gazette reports : “The Bermuda Police Service said this morning that Dr. Martin’s lifeless body had been found floating in the waters of the Great Sound near his Agar’s…

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Upside Down: Beautiful Naive Romanticism

Upside Down, a new film by director Juan Solanas is a beautiful romantic mess. Visually I loved almost every frame of this film. Imagine a digital painting come to life.  Solanas is a truly gifted visual director. The lighting is beyond  accomplished and the art direction was a treat for any science fiction fantasy fan.…

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Voyager Treadmill: Social Running Is The Future

  Voyager [easyazon-link asin=”B003TNO1AA” locale=”us”] Treadmill [/easyazon-link] allows you to create an immersive social running experience as well as play games while you run. The design by II-Seop Yoon is a futuristic utopia for dedicated runners and includes voice control, huge touchscreen technology, and a motion-controlled remote. The Voyager allows the runner to chose between three basic…

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Star Trek Into Darkness: Eye Candy For The Amygdala

  Star Trek Into Darkness: Eye candy for the amygdala. Yes, this is another Hollywood blockbuster depicting a dystopian future with big explosions and small innovations. However, the first ten minutes are worth the price of the ticket. I was pleasantly surprised to see J.J. Abrams using the [easyazon-link asin=”B008KRWK3K” locale=”us”] Ancient Aliens [/easyazon-link] theory and a…

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Vimbly: A Better Way To Find Your Next Experience

Vimbly: A Better Way To Find Your Next Experience Living in New York City can be extraordinarily tough. Time is the ultimate commodity and with monthly rents as high as a used car, a real New Yorker does not appreciate wasted time and will literally hold a grudge over a bad experience. [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”0804831904″…

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