Tagged With most popular posts

Facebook fiascos, impending natural disasters, hackers, hacks, gadget goofs and deep-sea nightmares -- this year had everything you never asked for. But there were brighter notes too. So come with us to a time when people complained about accidentally getting exercise playing Pokemon GO and wondered whether anyone knows that they're watching porn when they're wearing VR goggles. These are the most popular Gizmodo posts from 2016 according to Google Analytics.

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.

Facebook fiascos, impending natural disasters, hackers, hacks, gadget goofs and deep-sea nightmares -- this year had everything you never asked for. But there were brighter notes too. So come with us to a time when people complained about accidentally getting exercise playing Pokemon GO and wondered whether anyone knows that they're watching porn when they're wearing VR goggles. These are the most popular Gizmodo posts from 2016 according to Google Analytics.