Future Technology

Futuristic sci-fi gadgets, available today

From engines powered by garbage to a ray gun that zaps fat, these futuristic gadgets from movies, TV and novels were once purely the realm of science fiction, but now you can get the real thing.

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Car Audio 2.0: Listen to Pandora, MP3s and iPods in Your Car

Throw out that tape deck and step into the 21st century with car stereos that support MP3 playback, Bluetooth connectivity, and even streaming Pandora from an iPod or iPhone.


Electricity in the Air: On the Brink of Wireless Power

An upcoming generation of wireless charging solutions could eliminate charging woes and wires forever.

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Ten Uses for National Broadband

A national broadband plan to rope together the U.S. with blazing fast Internet speeds could change the way we work, play, and live.


Marvell Shows Us the Connected Home of the Future

With 10-gigabit Ethernet connections now bordering on reality, Rob Enderle looks at a few of the amazing doors opened by bandwidth 100 times greater than what most of us have today.


What’s the Next Big Thing in Entertainment after 3D?

After there’s a 3D television in every living room, where do we go from there? Rob Enderle gazes deep into the future of digital entertainment.


Will Digital Magazines Die or Deliver on Apple’s iPad?

The iPad’s color and motion capabilities have created a groundswell of interest around the so-called “living magazine.” But is putting print in motion a flash forward, or a flash in the pan?


Silicon Diamonds in the Rough: Unheralded Tech Advances for 2010

From deodorizing light bulbs to window shades that power your home, we recognize the most overlooked, disregarded and underrated tech innovations of 2010.

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The Future of Smartphones: 2010-2015 and Beyond

We take a peek into the future to see what the smartphone of tomorrow looks like.


10 Amazing Space Projects from NASA and Beyond

NASA’s Shuttles may be decommissioned by the end of 2010, but the real space race – which will include private contenders – is just heating up.


Robotic Cars: The Future of Automotive Technology

MyFord Touch in-car technology proves child’s play compared to today’s most advanced robotic cars, which take automotive tech to the next level.


Augmented Reality Past, Present and Future: How It Impacts Our Lives

Augmented reality Android and iPhone apps are just the beginning. We explore the future of augmented reality software, apps, games and more.


What is Augmented Reality (AR): Augmented Reality Defined, iPhone Augmented Reality Apps and Games and More

Augmented reality (AR) is changing the world: We take a closer look at how augmented reality apps, games, research and utilities are reshaping technology today.