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The future is going to happen no matter what we do. The future will feel even faster than it does now.

Douglas Coupland’s guide to the next ten years.

The Future is Now #32:

February 7, 1954 – Washington, DC – TV singer Jeanne Dowling lights a cigarete for Elektro, a seven foot robot built by Westinghouse. The robot, which is fully capable of “puffing” the cigarette itself, can also play the piano and do other tricks. The robot is exhibited at a local hotel here.

The Fair: Building a Better Tomorrow

BuildtheFuture

Desert Aqua-Net

The future is already here – it is just unevenly distributed.

William Gibson