“The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.” Thomas Huxley, Scientist (1825-95).
Thursday, 10 January 2013
Readers may like to note
the five innovations that IBM believe will change our lives in
the next five years. These relate to touch, sight, hearing, taste and smell.
The later includes tiny sensors being embedded in computers or cell phones to
analyze the molecules in your breath in order to detect the onset of illnesses.
Are last year's predictions any nearer realisation?