Smart Cubicles

Workstations open completely, and the space becomes "alive," with computing and communication technology embedded in furniture and walls. Desks become optional as interactive screens hang from canopies, programmed to do documents, multimedia, spreadsheets, or ambient art. Smart chairs cancel noise and maximize comfort. Holographic videoconferencing puts overseas colleagues--and the boss--in your face.

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.