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With a four-year-old in tow, trips to the supermarket are fraught with financial danger.

“Daddy I want yoghurt.”

But yesterday, for the first time, my son picked up a Nerf blaster.

“Daddy I want this.”

My answer to these questions is usually no. But this time it was a hard no.

“WHY DADDY WHY?”

Son, Daddy has a better one in his office.

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.