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Old April 30 2012, 07:10 AM   #71
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Re: What are your top 5 technologies of the next 15 years?

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just how much fiber optics are going to be used as wi-fi penetrates our life further.
fiber-optic cable has a large potential capacity.

There is one more technology in the next 25 years that will take off but not be mainstream:
by 2050, brothels will offer robots for guilt and disease-free sex.
If people start having sex with robots in 2050, the concept of what constitutes cheating in a relationship is bound to change.
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/R...w/12908440.cms

I will never underestimate the the influence of sex in technology. Although the definition of sex, or even what it will be after a potential singularity would be anyone's guess...but before that, sure, it'll be as pervasive as it ever was, or even moreso.
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