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Earlier this week, the real estate site Zillow sent a cease-and-desist letter to the writer behind McMansion Hell, a blog that makes fun of ugly suburban houses. McMansion Hell's creator, Kate Wagner, uses Zillow photos in her posts -- which Zillow claims is a violation of their terms of service. However, Wagner's lawyers at the Electronic Frontier Foundation say that her blog is a "classic example of fair use" and that Zillow needs to back off.

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.