A day made of glass, new technology from Corning

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by BlackBart, Mar 3, 2011.

  1. BlackBart

    BlackBart Songster

    Mar 29, 2009
  2. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    UGH! I don't like it!
  3. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

    Aug 3, 2009
    Quote:No we don't NEED it and frankly, I don't WANT it, either.
    I'm with you-back to the way it was...
    Pretty soon, we won't need to use OUR brains anymore-all of the thinking is being done for us-pass for me.
  4. swift4me

    swift4me Songster

    Apr 17, 2010
    in the Pyrenees
    I agree. So much of this technology only isolates people. Just look around you at the young people staring into their phones and texting, when twenty years ago they would have been saying something to another breathing human being.

    I was amused, (watch the vid again), at the putrid color of the scrambled eggs he pours into the frying pan. It looked gray/yellow. I guess that's another part of the great future.

    I'll keep my sore hands, chainsaws, good neighbors helping each other, and suffering the elements. More convenient is not always better.

  5. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    I don't know if I like it either? Seems a bit much, don't you think???? [​IMG]
  6. georgialee

    georgialee Songster

    Apr 9, 2009
    Knoxville, TN
    That is disturbing.
  7. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

    Aug 13, 2007
    North/Central Florida
    I think it's really cool in a geewhiz sort of way. I don't like glass top stoves but the rest is neat.
  8. jbowyer01

    jbowyer01 Just Me!

    Aug 29, 2008
    Hogansville, Georgia
    It is kinda cool but my first thought is I'd have wipe all those fingerprints off everything all the time! LOL. I dont think it would work for me but I do think this is were we are headed.
  9. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    They sure are not energy friendly with so many of us are pinching pennies to save every bit of our elecriticity and gas. I guess the companies don't care about saving money as long YOU get to spend the money on the bills.

    And it would be very costly if you have rough and ready kids, those things can break or crack. No good for earthquake zone areas.
  10. 1mommahen

    1mommahen Love My Cluckin' Coop

    Mar 20, 2008
    I think it's cool!!!![​IMG]

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