7 Top Futurists Make Some Pretty Surprising Predictions About What The Next

7 Top Futurists Make Some Pretty Surprising Predictions About What The Next
These will be compelling but not fully realistic, not until the mid 2030s, so some people will find this 'replicant' technology to be in the 'uncanny valley,' that is, disconcerting." Dr. Anne Lise Kjaer, founder of London-based trend forecasting …
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Tomorrowland: how Walt Disney's strange utopia shaped the world of tomorrow
“Disney invokes an urbanism without producing a city,” wrote architect Michael Sorkin in a scathing essay titled See You in Disneyland. “Rather it produces a kind of aura-stripped hyper-city, a city with billions of citizens (all who would consume) but …
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Little Boxes
I recently attended a meeting in New York City filled with urbanists discussing the question of affordable housing, when a developer proposed that what the city needed was a revival of the SRO (single-room occupancy) building, a type that originated as …
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