First posted around 2006 in "Ideas of delabs" and enhanced later, something to ponder about.
Robotics, Mechatronics, Nanotechnology and RF-Optics will define an Advanced Environment for Man. - Automated, Efficient and Connected. Low Power and Green Technologies.
Electric + Solar Scooters, Bikes & Cars, Mini Electric Rickshaws and Bionic Horse Carriages consume and digest Organic Material to Ethanol.
Present Internet Zap is only 10% of what it is going to be. The future of the web is all encompassing and frees communication, media & info.
LED Lighting is more important than you think it is. Start Using Alternative Energy, like Wind Power and Solar, Tidal and even Magmatic.
Picture above is of that Bionic Horse i was talking about - Robotic Horse drinks ethanol and gallops without wheels made of duralumin, teflon, silicone, PU-EVA and PolySulfones.
Ultra Low power Netbooks, Laptops, Tablets and Nettop Clients. Combined with a Resource Pooling and Sharing Community Cloud with hosted Apps
Both Consumer Computing & Enterprise Computing needs to go Green. It is not a Novelty but it is a Serious Preparatory Strategy for a Future
Yes there is life beyond 2020 on Earth but not on Mars