BY 2020, Australians will have personal digital concierges running their home, newspaper tablets to roll up and put in their pockets and rubbish bins that create a shopping list when people throw out their empties.
At least that is the vision of Telstra’s Chief Technology Officer Dr Hugh Bradlow, who has made a series of predictions of our digital future.
Dr Bradlow admitted his predictions were speculation but were based on technologies either available today or their way, like Google’s Glass spectacles, Samsung’s watch and digital wallets.
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