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  • Smart home device
    Cisco believes will have 50 billion devices connected to the internet of things (IoT) by 2020. The popular view seems to veer between visions of beneficial 24/7 health monitoring to a fear that we may be sleepwalking into Orwell’s 1984.
  • Man wearing Google Glasses
    By 2020 there could be heads-up displays (HUDs) in over nine million cars. Brian Runciman MBCS looks at some of the impacts of HUDs and Google Glass.
  • Liquid Crystal Environment
    Gustav Metzger is an artist with a socially-engaged conscience who has become famous for his concepts of auto-destructive and auto-creative art.
  • 3D Printing
    3D printing is one of the hottest things at the moment yet it still doesn’t have that killer use just yet. To get a better idea of what it is and what it can do, Henry Tucker MBCS met with Christopher Elsworthy from Bristol-based company Robox.
  • Assemblance
    An ambitious exhibition of digital art and design opens this month at the Barbican Centre, London (until 14 September 2014), featuring artists previously discussed in this column and several works specially commissioned for the show.

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