The home of the future is the home of the present

space air houseTracey Logan of the BBC News visits the Ideal Home Exhibition behind held in London right now, and contrasts 1960 exhibition's moddish home of the future, which was meant to evoke the second stage of a Saturn IV rocket, with today's more pedestrian Space Air house, which with its flat-panel TVs and wireless network looks more like a showroom for Philips than some bright-eyed vision of the future.

[Via TechDirt]