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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.

Nine months after it debuted with fanfare around the US, Google's smart voice-controlled home speaker is launching into Australia. It'll be able to remember all your appointments and check your commute in the morning, you'll be able to play music in one or more rooms at once, and ask it questions and get detailed answers -- or even the news headlines -- in a proper Aussie accent.