If all the crazy and awesome innovative designs we've seen lately come to fruition, the future is going to be a pretty interesting place. If melting buildings aren't your thing though, check out this vision of the future proposed by Corning, makers of everything from cookware to high-tech specialty glass products.
In this utopian world, glass is everywhere, and every surface is an interactive touchscreen. A smiling teenager uses the wall of her bedroom to choose an outfit to wear before heading to school with her sister and father, who smiles indulgently when she uses her tablet to change the glass dashboard display of the family car to a pink heart-filled theme. In the classroom, the teacher uses the glass wall display to explain color theory, then moves to a tabletop display, where the children pull circles of color to mix and match.
Corning also has grand visions of interactive glass displays being used in hospitals to help diagnose illnesses and collaborate with other physiciansRead More »from Life under glass: Corning’s vision of the future