Glass manufacturer unveils hi-tech vision of the future
February 26 2011
It depicts a world of photovoltaic glass dispensing with the need for curtains, LCD TV’s the size of a small bus and interactive architectural glass you can cook your dinner on.
Ubiquitous computing is the envisioned breakthrough which makes all this hi-tech chicanery possible, transforming dumb walls and table tops into shiny interactive surfaces which can do our bidding at the flick of a wrist.
As far fetched as this all looks most of the technology exists currently, merely awaiting a drop in the price of computing which would make a roll out to your local IKEA store feasible.
We will be taking our own look at the future in the March edition of Urban Realm magazine.
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