7 Tech Trends That Prove The Future Is Now [Photos] Science, Technology Design Boom Scientists are worried about singularity – that moment when computers are so sophisticated they develop consciousness and self-awareness. A point that is, according to scientist Stephen Hawking, inevitable. And, this could be a very bad thing for humans if our computer overlords figure out that we are unnecessary. Before that happens, however, we can enjoy our computers as they provide helpful tech improving our daily lives. Enjoy it while it lasts, fellow humans. Here are 7 tech trends and products that will convince you that you’re in the future (because you are!). Press “Next” to see what the future has in store for you.