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In 2021 You'll Enjoy Total Recall

— May 26, 2006 — Tech
Trying to remember where you lost your keys? In this months Popular Science magazine they profiled several future technologies, including a combination of devices that will enable total recall by 2021. Imagine a contact lens and ear piece that see and record your life experience. When you need to remember something, you just bring up the old memory. I think I already dreamt of this when trying to cram for tests in university...

Popular Science explains, "Upgrading our memory is a matter of improving our recording and retrieving abilities. At the current pace of miniaturization, camera components could be made tiny enough to fit in a contact lens (A) in just a few years. A high-precision microphone could fit in your ear (B). And the data could be downloaded to a searchable handheld gadget (C)."
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