Back in 2010, the US Patent and Trademark Office granted US bank Citigroup a trademark for "thankyou", which the company uses for credit card services. Today the company is suing AT&T over its own use of the terms "thanks" and "thanks AT&T". Check the date, because this isn't April Fool's.
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Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.