Predicting Tomorrow’s Tech | The Sun
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Boss of London firm The Next Big Thing, William Higham, says one day we will be talking to our pets like Dr Dolittle, eating insects instead of meat and wearing ‘smart pyjamas’
MANY of us fear the future – but not William Higham. It is his business. Some of the world’s biggest companies turn to him to find out how we will be living our lives in years to come.
William, 53, of London firm Next Big Thing, is the joint author of a mind-blowing new report for Amazon looking at products of the future. He predicts that we will be talking to pets like Dr Dolittle, eating insects instead of meat and wearing “smart pyjamas”.
Here, he reveals just some of the things we will ALL be doing soon . . . and how the innovations will make our lives easier.
Insects for Food
Using artificial intelligence to analyse their barks, he has discovered they can create complicated messages like “there’s a tall human coming over the hill wearing yellow”.We are not far away from creating an electronic gadget for our own pets.”