20 Super Futuristic Kinds of Technology Predicted Ages Ago by Movies | 22 Words

20 Super Futuristic Kinds of Technology Predicted Ages Ago by Movies

By Namina Forna

This week, pictures of a strange new contraption called the guardbot started floating around the internet. Touted as a surveillance robot that can roll over land, water and snow, it's the latest in a string of new robotic innovations. There was only one thing - people were sure they'd seen it before. In fact, it looked suspiciously close to the BB-8 droid of Star Wars: The Force Awakens fame.

The link between technology and films is nothing new. Each one inspires and helps feed the other. In honor of the guardbot, here are 20 pieces of technology that were predicted by movies.

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