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A libel claim on the part of Shiva Ayyadurai, the self-identified "inventor of email", was tossed out by a Massachusetts judge today, concluding a baseless suit filed against Techdirt back in January. According to the site, the judge also "rejected Ayyadurai's request to file an amended complaint".

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.

A libel claim on the part of Shiva Ayyadurai, the self-identified "inventor of email", was tossed out by a Massachusetts judge today, concluding a baseless suit filed against Techdirt back in January. According to the site, the judge also "rejected Ayyadurai's request to file an amended complaint".