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Putting Big Brother in the Driver's Seat: V2V Transmitters, Black Boxes and Drones

John W. Whitehead | Posted 04.12.2014 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Time to buckle up your seatbelts, folks. You're in for a bumpy ride. We're hurtling down a one-way road toward the Police State at mind-boggling spe...

In A Scene Straight Out Of 'Minority Report,' Police Are Now Getting Warrants Before Crimes Are Even Committed

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

In a scene straight out of "Minority Report," cops in one Texas county are now getting warrants before crimes are even committed. The Dallas Observ...

Innovation Earth: The World As It Could Be

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 10.20.2013 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

For three years, I wrote the green advice column for this page. As a lifelong environmentalist, penning my previous column, Eco Etiquette, was cathart...

Apple Is Knight Rider, Google Is Terminator, Microsoft Is Minority Report

Jason Gilbert | Posted 08.12.2012 | Technology
Jason Gilbert

On Monday, Apple showed off the newest capabilities of Siri, its popular voice-activated smartphone assistant. Following an update, Siri will be able ...

Jason Gilbert

Play Any Video Game, On Any Wall, Anytime

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.11.2012 | Technology

LAS VEGAS -- Has it always been your dream to play "Ms. Pacman" on the surface of Whistler's Mother? Have you ever dreamed of flinging an Angry Bird f...

Interview: Albert Brooks Sees Into the Future

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.03.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Brooks' first novel, 2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America, has popped on to the New York Times' best-seller list -- that kind of commercial success is an unaccustomed feeling for Brooks.

Like 'Minority Report,' UK To Use Predictive Technology To Prevent Crime (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Two police departments in Britain have implemented Crime Reduction Utilizing Statistical History or CRUSH, which utilizes statistical data and mapping...

John Underkoffler TED Talk Shows Off 'Minority Report'-Style Computer Interface (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

John Underkoffler, one of the science advisers for the Steven Spielberg science-fiction film "Minority Report," gave a fascinating TED talk in Februar...

'Minority Report' Billboard Watches You Shop

The Sun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

RETAILERS are targeting individual shoppers with digital billboards like those in the hit Tom Cruise film Minority Report. Cameras in the advert ho...

Where The Hell Is My Flying Car? Hoverboards, Robots, And Other Things Movies Promised Us (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It's 2010, which means we're getting that much closer to when a bunch of futuristic films took place. And while we've made many technological strides ...

Sam Stein

Obama's Preventive Detention Policy Compared To "Minority Report"

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Among the many aspects of Obama's Thursday speech on national security that drew criticism from human rights advocates and civil libertarians, the not...

Hollywood's Special Glow

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jilly Gagnon

We've already seen Junior, the great career-defining work of the esteemed Californian governor, played out in real life.