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Toyota CEO Predicted Peak Oil By 2020 Back In 2009

Toyota CEO Predicted Peak Oil By 2020 Back In 2009

Toyota’s North American CEO, Jim Lentz, predicted back in 2009 that by 2020 the world would hit peak oil—the idea that the world’s demand for oil would exceed the world’s supply of oil. And since we’ve officially entered the year 2020, it feels like an appropriate time to look at…

The Most Futuristic Developments We Can Expect In The Next 10 Years

The Most Futuristic Developments We Can Expect In The Next 10 Years

With the decade winding down it’s time for us to set our sights on the next one. The 2020s promises to be anything but dull. From the automation revolution and increasingly dangerous AI to geohacking the planet and radical advances in biotechnology, here are the most futuristic developments to expect…

Huawei’s 2010 Concept Video About The Year 2020 Is Super Awkward

Huawei’s 2010 Concept Video About The Year 2020 Is Super Awkward

When I was a kid, the year 2020 seemed so far away. But now that “the future” is almost here, it’s fun to look back at what we thought 2020 might look like. Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications company and a lightning rod for controversy in America, had its own…