Tagged With Toshiba Science Museum

It's a rare thing that can bring a sense of wonder back into the life of a jaded technology journalist. Okay, so maybe I'm not that jaded, but I do enjoy a reminder of what makes the technology I read and write about on a daily basis so magical.

Walking into the Toshiba Science Museum in Tokyo I was greeted with a dancing game. But this wasn't just any dancing game. My competitors were Toshiba founders Hisashige Tanaka and Ichisuke Fujioka. This is when I knew I was going to have a good time.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

It's a rare thing that can bring a sense of wonder back into the life of a jaded technology journalist. Okay, so maybe I'm not that jaded, but I do enjoy a reminder of what makes the technology I read and write about on a daily basis so magical.

Walking into the Toshiba Science Museum in Tokyo I was greeted with a dancing game. But this wasn't just any dancing game. My competitors were Toshiba founders Hisashige Tanaka and Ichisuke Fujioka. This is when I knew I was going to have a good time.