Secret "Google X" lab reimagines our future

By Rick
Nov 14, 2011
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  1. Many large enterprises are known to tinker with blue-sky projects from time to time. Google is certainly no exception but the blue sky itself may be no limit for the…

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  2. Mindwraith

    Mindwraith TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 186

    Mind Control Rays
  3. fimbles

    fimbles TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,253   +145

    Virtual reality cooking mama.
  4. chaboi390

    chaboi390 Newcomer, in training Posts: 83

    Yes i would love that!
  5. and the best of all is that it will be FREEEEE!!!
  6. spydercanopus

    spydercanopus TechSpot Guru Posts: 802   +87

    Mostly involves profiling their database of info on us for the CIA
  7. space elevator. sounds like google should take images of space and turn google earth into google milky way. imagine, you could oventually simulate flying through space or create video walls like in the cosmo canyon scene on FF7. i cant wait for the future and google is gonna be a big part of it.
  8. yep one more step torward skynet and terminator
  9. Emin3nce

    Emin3nce Newcomer, in training Posts: 129

    +5 internets for you sir.
  10. kamz999

    kamz999 Newcomer, in training Posts: 19

  11. Tomorrow_Rains

    Tomorrow_Rains TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 179

    You mean one more step to Wall-E

    A bunch of overweight people in chairs looking at advertisements all day.
  12. fpsgamerJR62

    fpsgamerJR62 Newcomer, in training Posts: 489

    so this is where they hatch their plans for world domination ? :)
  13. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,050   +699

    haha, Skynet is right next to time travel as possible futuristic scenarios. 'Artificial Intelligence' is something we like to think of as robotic servants, but it'll be used for things like sorting packages at a walmart distribution center.

    How bout something useful Google.... maybe an RFID (radio frequency ID) tag system for groceries (or whatever) so I can put my stuff straight into bags in my cart and walk over a scanner and instantly have the total price. Make checkout lanes obsolete, and cut down on theft too. Nooooo.... space elevators and AI and Google TV is cooler right?

    All those resources with real power to change our world and instead of some brilliant system to cut down on city traffic they think we need another facebook.
  14. Let's see...teleport, replicator, holodeck whichever is fine by me!

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