6 Reasons to Look Forward to 2014

It’s 2014: a nice, even-numbered year sure to bring good luck and many rushes of excitement. Now that resolutions are good and made, it’s time to take a look at what’s happening in the best of gadgets and culture.

Google Glass

However dorky-looking they may be (even on her), Google Glass will be sure to garner more mainstream presence in this 15th year of the 21st century.

A slew of well-anticipated movies

There are many standouts among the most anticipated movies of the year.  For example, Wes Anderson‘s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” delivers a star-studded cast including Owen Wilson, Jason Schwartzman, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Edward Norton, Tilda Swinton, Lea Seydoux, Billy Murray, Jude Law, Tom Wilkinson, Saoirse Ronan and Ralph Fiennes.

The Apple iWatch and other “wearables”

Wearables” bring us one step closer to our bodies becoming fused with smart devices. The question remains, “do we need this?

Jimmy Fallon hosting the Tonight Show

With these surefire tricks, the new Tonight Show host won’t let us go to sleep bored this year (assuming you have nothing better to do before bed).

The Makerbot Z18

With the proper software know-how, you will now be able surpass printing your own jewelry collection to sell on Etsy.  The Z18 can print objects sized 12”x12”x18” that you can piece together to create even larger structures. Life-sized T-Rex, anyone?

The World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

Aside from being a burgeoning business empire, Brazil definitely does justice to bikinis, barbecues, and most of all, futebol.