A vision for the future
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Name: Guido Alvarez
Bio: Ph.D. student in Media, Fine Arts, and Literature + design educator
Area of Expertise: Futurist/Consultant
Topic: Controversial Issues
Vision: As nanotechnology is "revealed" to the public and social networking is becoming an integral part of our daily activities the future will bring along the immersion of electronic technology into the brain using a hybrid of crystals and neurons to bring the web inside our heads. What is controversial about it is that WE WILL WELCOME IT. Becoming a Cyborg will evolve from a high-end product to a commodity and eventually a need to survive in the future.
Date Submitted: 5/19/2008