In 1865, Jules Verne wrote From the Earth to the Moon, where he described spacecrafts and rockets, that eventually sounded a lot like Apollo-11.
Start-ups today are even using ideas from science fiction as the imagination to power their innovation.
What are some things you've read in sci fi that have become true-to-life?
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Talking to a book :)
Amazon Echo/Siri/et al talking to computers that actually works, listening to almost anything I can think of by asking for it - next up - talking to Chat GPT and it eating my job :)
For sure! Talking to Alexa has made my life so much easier too.
Tricorder to phones. Touch screen monitors,
Turning words into images, DALL-E just looks magical. Using word to describe a image and a few moments later, it is in front of us that might be just unimaginable a few years ago but it is a reality now. Lucky to be witnessing this things!
We're using AI to generate images for the Deepgram blog posts. We're using Jasper. We have a pretty interesting blog post about what went into that decision if you're interested.
Holographic projectors .... Star Trek, Star Wars, cartoons.