PCs can do a lot of things currently, from sharing weather information to purchasing your lunch. But ask them to show you what a piece of fabric feels like, or to detect the odor of a great-smelling soup, and they're lost.
According to +IBM, though, this will all change in the next five years. The company's "5 in 5" list, in which IBM predicts the five trends in computing that will arrive in five years' time, IBM predicts computers with sight, hearing, taste, smell and touch.
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In five years, what do you think computers will be able to do? Or what do you hope they'll be able to do?