The Jetsons

Latest stories

15h
NJ.com
All of the Turnpike and Parkway rest stops ranked from best to worstAtlantic, MP 41.4, Garden State Parkway. Dig the crazy furniture! 50s-style tab
All of the Turnpike and Parkway rest stops ranked from best to worst
NJ.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Atlantic, MP 41.4, Garden State Parkway. Dig the crazy furniture! 50s-style tables, chairs and banquettes somewhere between the Jetsons and Norwegian grammar school, and a welcome change from the bland industrial-grey furniture at other rest stops.... Read more
23h
The Sacramento Bee
As jobs require more technological skills, so do educatorsthey used to. Baby boomers who enter an elementary school class today would lik
As jobs require more technological skills, so do educators
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 hours ago
they used to. Baby boomers who enter an elementary school class today would likely feel like they have entered the world of the Jetsons. Local school districts, though, are determined to ensure students today have the skills needed for the jobs of... Read more
2d
Fast Company Magazine
Playing The Long Game Inside Tim Cook's AppleAlexa can also be used with the Amazon Fire TV Stick to control a TV, but it’s
Playing The Long Game Inside Tim Cook's Apple
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Alexa can also be used with the Amazon Fire TV Stick to control a TV, but it’s not in cars. "Occasionally you want The Jetsons to come to reality," says Cook. "That's what Apple is so great at: Productizing things and bringing them to you,... Read more
2d
Daily Mail
$600,000 'flying motorbike' can hit 112mph on land AND in the airIt's 50 years since the Jetsons first predicted we'd be flying the family about
$600,000 'flying motorbike' can hit 112mph on land AND in the air
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
It's 50 years since the Jetsons first predicted we'd be flying the family about in airborne cars. And experts say we are tantalisingly close to the dream becoming reality. They have voted the Pal-V One Helicycle, a two-seat hybrid car and... Read more
6d
Daily Mail
Airbus is creating a fleet of self-flying taxisof Bangkok is set to hit 11.5 million which will further increase congestion T
Airbus is creating a fleet of self-flying taxis
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
of Bangkok is set to hit 11.5 million which will further increase congestion The idea of flying taxies brings to mind, The Jetsons, who live in a futuristic utopia in the year 2062, filled with elaborate robotic contraptions, aliens, holograms,... Read more
6 related stories
7d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Travel pod system wins international awardconcept in layperson's terms, Mr O'Callaghan likened the Hyperloop system to so
Travel pod system wins international award
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
concept in layperson's terms, Mr O'Callaghan likened the Hyperloop system to something seen in the 1960s cartoon series, The Jetsons. He said VicHyper's success in Texas was even more impressive as it took five of its seven engineers to the USA... Read more
7d
CNET
Forget self-driving cars -- how about a self-flying taxi?If you have been patiently waiting for that future of transportation promised b
Forget self-driving cars -- how about a self-flying taxi?
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
If you have been patiently waiting for that future of transportation promised by "The Jetsons" more than 50 years ago, one in which we would all fly around our cities' skies without so much as a pilot, Airbus has some good news. The aerospace giant... Read more
7d
The Oakdale Leader
Wave Of Hope Hosts Charity Golf Tournamenttournament, I felt that it gave people a variety out there on the golf course.”
Wave Of Hope Hosts Charity Golf Tournament
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 7 days ago
tournament, I felt that it gave people a variety out there on the golf course.” Basi dressed as Rosie The Robot from The Jetsons for this year’s event. Other themes throughout the years have included Alice In Wonderland and The Wizard of... Read more
9d
Wired News
Duo Is Google’s Way of Making Video the Default Way to Talkthat millennials are more into video calling than all those people who grew up
Duo Is Google’s Way of Making Video the Default Way to Talk
Wired News / Posted 9 days ago
that millennials are more into video calling than all those people who grew up when video calling was just a thing on The Jetsons, and more and more people are making video calls with each passing month. Duo is Google’s way of giving this... Read more
113 related stories
11d
Clovis News Journal
Good Old Time in Melroseresidents. But to the rest of the world, he is better known as the creator of c
Good Old Time in Melrose
Clovis News Journal / Posted 11 days ago
residents. But to the rest of the world, he is better known as the creator of cartoon classics like “The Flintstones” and “The Jetsons,” as well as a producer of the original “Scooby-Doo.” Graduates of the Melrose High School Class of 1966 smile... Read more
13d
The Economic Times
Here's why Amazon's drone delivery idea isn't a gimmick— "retail stores would cease to exist," Deutsche's analysts suggested, and we w
Here's why Amazon's drone delivery idea isn't a gimmick
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
— "retail stores would cease to exist," Deutsche's analysts suggested, and we would live in a world more like that of "The Jetsons" than our own. Shipping has always been at the core of Amazon's strategic investments. In its earliest days, as... Read more
13d
Missoula Independent
Hot pursuitA little after 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 31, helicopters and local fire department
Hot pursuit
Missoula Independent / Posted 13 days ago
A little after 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 31, helicopters and local fire departments responded to a small blaze spotted on the mountainside overlooking Hamilton, near Roaring Lion Road. The narrow asphalt route winds through a quiet, rural neighborhood... Read more
15d
Fast Company Magazine
Tim Cook On Apple's Values, Mistakes, And Seeing Around CornersApple; people like things they can do now. They like to use products that do so
Tim Cook On Apple's Values, Mistakes, And Seeing Around Corners
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
Apple; people like things they can do now. They like to use products that do something now. Yes, we all like to think about the Jetsons. I’ve been thinking about the Jetsons since I was a kid. But occasionally you want the Jetsons to come to... Read more
11 related stories
15d
techcentral.ie
Apple Maps is the reason the iOS public beta existsCue told Fast Company. Cook agreed: “People like things they can do now, not j
Apple Maps is the reason the iOS public beta exists
techcentral.ie / Posted 15 days ago
Cue told Fast Company. Cook agreed: “People like things they can do now, not just think about. I’ve been thinking about The Jetsons since I was a kid. But occasionally you want The Jetsons to come to reality. That’s what Apple is so great at:... Read more
11 related stories
16d
Macworld
Apple Maps is the reason the iOS public beta existsCue told Fast Company. Cook agreed: “People like things they can do now, not j
Apple Maps is the reason the iOS public beta exists
Macworld / Posted 16 days ago
Cue told Fast Company. Cook agreed: “People like things they can do now, not just think about. I’ve been thinking about The Jetsons since I was a kid. But occasionally you want The Jetsons to come to reality. That’s what Apple is so great at:... Read more
11 related stories
16d
Fast Company Magazine
Playing The Long Game Inside Tim Cook's AppleAlexa can also be used with the Amazon Fire TV Stick to control a TV, but it’s
Playing The Long Game Inside Tim Cook's Apple
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
Alexa can also be used with the Amazon Fire TV Stick to control a TV, but it’s not in cars. "Occasionally you want The Jetsons to come to reality," says Cook. "That's what Apple is so great at: Productizing things and bringing them to you,... Read more
11 related stories
18d
The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka-bound Dave Coulier wasn't among millions of 'Full House' viewersGladstone and as an in-demand voice actor. Over the years, his voice has been
Topeka-bound Dave Coulier wasn't among millions of 'Full House' viewers
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Gladstone and as an in-demand voice actor. Over the years, his voice has been heard on Saturday mornings on “Scooby Doo,” “The Jetsons,” “The Muppet Babies” and “The Real Ghostbusters,” as well as late-night on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim... Read more
19d
TribLIVE
Sleep tech can improve your ZZZswith even a 15-minute power nap. MetroNaps Energy Pod's sleek futurist design
Sleep tech can improve your ZZZs
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
with even a 15-minute power nap. MetroNaps Energy Pod's sleek futurist design might seem more at home on an episode of “The Jetsons” than in your office. But it may be that MetroNaps is the future of the workplace. The pod's ergonomic design... Read more
20d
The New Zealand Herald
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. 'nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
21d
Athens Banner-Herald
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. ‘nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number of... Read more
11 related stories
21d
The Daily Cougar
Artificial intelligence not necessarily good for humanityand every year there’s a smarter, faster cellphone to get excited over. The adv
Artificial intelligence not necessarily good for humanity
The Daily Cougar / Posted 21 days ago
and every year there’s a smarter, faster cellphone to get excited over. The advancement of technology is nowhere near where the Jetsons are, of course. Flying cars and robot maids may not be in our immediate future, but something far more ambitious... Read more
21d
Boston Globe
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. ‘nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
21d
The Daily Jeffersonian
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. /nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
22d
Brandon Sun
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
Brandon Sun / Posted 22 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. 'nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
22d
The Morning Call
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. 'nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
22d
The Seattle Times
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. ‘nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
22d
Bluffton Today
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
Bluffton Today / Posted 22 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. 'nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
22d
Salon.com
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremoniessome who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A
5 memorable moments from Olympic opening ceremonies
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
some who galloped into circles to form the Olympic rings. LOS ANGELES 1984 A dude arrived by jet pack. ‘nuf said. The Jetsons generation had been patient. MOSCOW 1980 This was the year of the U.S.-led Olympic boycott, reducing the number... Read more
11 related stories
25d
New York Post
In 15 years, we could be flying in silent planes that emit zero fumesThe family resemblance — the toothy smile, the grinning eyes — comes through mo
In 15 years, we could be flying in silent planes that emit zero fumes
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
The family resemblance — the toothy smile, the grinning eyes — comes through more in some photos than others. But Erik Lindbergh clearly shares one thing with his famous grandfather Charles — a new idea about flying that can make hearts and... Read more
26d
The New Zealand Herald
Robots ready to take the driver's seathave a problem and our robots can stop in under 30cm." He says it could delive
Robots ready to take the driver's seat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
have a problem and our robots can stop in under 30cm." He says it could deliver groceries for less than a dollar. But the Jetsons/Blade Runner vision of flying cars is a bit far-fetched for this futurist. Templeton says they'd be too noisy... Read more
26d
The New Zealand Herald
Robots ready to take the driver's seathave a problem and our robots can stop in under 30cm." He says it could delive
Robots ready to take the driver's seat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
have a problem and our robots can stop in under 30cm." He says it could deliver groceries for less than a dollar. But the Jetsons/Blade Runner vision of flying cars is a bit far-fetched for this futurist. Templeton says they'd be too noisy... Read more
29d
Beverly Hills Courier
Hal Lifson Salutes Sandy KoufaxHoward Orren, a long time Beverly Hills resident. We stopped for gas at the Uni
Hal Lifson Salutes Sandy Koufax
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 29 days ago
Howard Orren, a long time Beverly Hills resident. We stopped for gas at the Union 76 station that looked like it was out of the Jetsons cartoon I was watching then. We got a styrofoam orange 76 ball for the antenna which were ingenious promo items.... Read more
29d
The Forward
Glitzing Up the Watergate Hotel Without Losing Hint of Infamous Scandalof Historic Places, Arad couldn’t alter its façade. But he completely reimagine
Glitzing Up the Watergate Hotel Without Losing Hint of Infamous Scandal
The Forward / Posted 29 days ago
of Historic Places, Arad couldn’t alter its façade. But he completely reimagined the interior as the kind of place where the Jetsons might get bottle service. “Ron studied Moretti and understood the hotel’s distinct architecture, and [his firm]... Read more
30d
Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston, Greenville lagging in public transit, mayors saythey come from Europe where train service is all around the corner. And in Asia
Charleston, Greenville lagging in public transit, mayors say
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 30 days ago
they come from Europe where train service is all around the corner. And in Asia you see some things that are right out of the Jetsons with high speed rail and that kind of thing. They come here. It is a little bit embarrassing. You go there and... Read more
1m
CNET
Sony wants you to put down your phone and pick up one of these devices -- eventuallywith an impressive quartet of concept devices. If high-tech gadgets that make y
Sony wants you to put down your phone and pick up one of these devices -- eventually
CNET / Posted a month ago
with an impressive quartet of concept devices. If high-tech gadgets that make you feel like you're in an episode of "The Jetsons" are up your alley, you'll like what Sony has in store for the future. If you've ever wanted your own personal... Read more
m
CBS 6 Richmond
Industry expert thinks self-driving cars could make Va. roadways safershowcasing the cars and discussing when they will be on the road in Virginia.
Industry expert thinks self-driving cars could make Va. roadways safer
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 1 months ago
showcasing the cars and discussing when they will be on the road in Virginia. Dwight Farmer dreamed of owning a car like the Jetsons had; he used to sit on the picnic table and pretend he was flying a car. While such a car isn't a reality right... Read more

People in this news