You may remember the story last week about IBM’s annual “Next Five in Five” forecast, a “list of innovations that have the potential to change the way people work, live and play over the next five years.”

These predictions come out of surveys conducted with more than 3,000 researchers at the company’s Almaden Research Center in San Jose.

This week, IBM posted the list and an accompanying video.

Take a look:

Video: IBM Researchers’ Predictions for Next 5 Years 30 December,2010Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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