Digital Futures worksheet

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These questions are designed to get you thinking. There are no right or wrong answers, just ideas. Explore each section of the Digital Futures Lab and write your response here.

Name:Date:
The Body In the future, what super-human powers do you think technology will give us?
 
Environment

What is augmented reality? What information would you like to see in real time?

 
Smart cities and farms

What is the Internet of Things?

What object would you connect to the Internet of Things and what would it do?

 
Security

Have a look at the image Most common passwords. Do you see any that you have used before? How do you remember your passwords?

Does privacy even matter? Why/ why not?

 
Truth

How can you tell if information you see online is true?

 
Connection

Would you prefer a robot or a real animal as a pet? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each?

 
Work

What jobs will there be in the future? If we don't have jobs, how will we earn money?

 
Learning

Can you imagine learning in a virtual classroom? What do you think the advantages and disadvantages of this would be?

 
The self

What do digital places look and feel like? How are they different to physical places? Do you ever crave one over the other?

 
Mindfulness

How do you use technology to relax? How do you manage how much time you spend on technology?

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