15 Photos That Prove We Are Basically Living in the Future


Technology is moving at lightning speed and, to be honest, it’s pretty hard to keep up.

It seems like every week we see new products that are sleeker, faster, smaller, and more efficient.

What’s next? Only time will tell…

But one thing is for sure: based on these photos, it seems like we’re already living in the future. Let’s take a look.

1. Let that sink in…

Yeah, I feel really old.

2. Quite a jump.

How did that even happen?!?

3. Took up a lot of space.

That’s like a TIRE of information!

A 10MB hard drive from the 1960s
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4. Time to charge your shoes.

I don’t even know what’s happening in this photo.

My friend’s kid is charging his shoes via their couch. The future is a weird place…
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5. Wow!

Now that is an invention for modern times!

Future of door handles
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6. I’d like to have one of these.

Because I think I’m officially in love.

My toaster has a “Lift and Look” button so you can check on it’s progress.
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7. Safety first.

EVERY motorcycle helmet could use one of these.

The future of helmets ?
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8. Pretty impressive.

We are officially in the future!

9. Incredible.

That’s is so touching. I’m tearing up.

10. Bionic woman.

The future is now!

11. Huge advancements.

And that was just 2013!

1993 vs 2013
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12. The kids don’t even know…

How do you do that on accident?!

13. Or is it brilliant?

I have issues with this.

14. Today’s telescopes can capture images of over 15,000 galaxies.

Look at all them galaxies!

Photo Credit: NASA

15. Now we can see Pluto!

That is officially amazing between those 9 years.

Photo Credit: NASA

What are the recent technological advances that really make you shake your head in disbelief? Anything that you’re currently using that you can’t believe exists?

Tell us about ALL the things in the comments!