Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Imagining Tomorrow's Computers Today

de Vrieze, Jop. "Imagining Tomorrow's Computers Today." ScienceNOW,  July 15, 2012.

From the blog: "Brian David Johnson is always looking ahead. As a principal engineer and futurist at the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel, he forecasts the interaction between humans and computers, using insights from a variety of scientific fields, to help the company's engineers and product developers. He says he’s currently focused on the year 2020. 

ScienceNOW talked to Johnson after his talk on 12 July at the Euroscience Open Forum, in which he sketched a world full of computers that will develop relationships with the humans they serve. Questions and answers have been edited for brevity and clarity." Read more