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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.

Video: This Prisma-type effect on photos and videos will probably get old one day (that day might have been yesterday) but my eyeballs are still enjoying how footage of real life can get transformed into moving art. Drew Geraci of District 7 stitched together 2500 photos in this sweeping side-by-side video of China to show us how the original photo and the post processed photo look right next to each other.

If you've been seeing selfies of your friends that look like paintings, don't worry. Your friends haven't magically become artists overnight (most likely). Prisma -- an app that turns your photos into paintings -- has been blowing up over the past couple weeks on Apple devices, and it's now available for Android.