5 most sci-fi tech predictions from SXSW #SciFiSunday
Thanks to Ian for sending in this cool piece from Dazed about the sci-fi tech forecasts from sxsw.
Now that the Interactive (read: technology) part of South By Southwest has closed, it’s time to recap on what we learnt, other than the fact that the hype around wearable tech isn’t going away any time soon. This year was a special bumper year for fashion at SXSW. For the first time, the convention curated a special programme called SXstyle that blended science, tech and fashion into one delightfully packaged look into the future of design. Here’s five of the biggest predictions from the cutting edge of fash-tech.
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.