The house will become a place where you are - even when you're not there.



SYD MEAD : Artist, Indusrial designer, futurist
"And it'll be a whole environment that is like living with an entity. And if you think that's scary, think how scary just normal street traffic would be to a horse-and-buggy population back in the early 1900s. And the other factor is, the house will become a place where you are - even when you're not there, the house will talk to people, take orders, refurnish the refrigerator, run the household like a major-domo without actually having an employee that does that."


A Glimpse of Things to Come, interview on NPR radio


http://www.npr.org/player/v2/mediaPlayer.html?action=1&t=1&islist=false&id=17764959&m=17759309