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Earlier today, Uber rolled out a fleet of its not-really-self-driving cars in San Francisco. A few hours later, one the XC90s -- a Volvo equipped with seven cameras, laser detection systems and slew of other expensive stuff -- appears to have completely ignored a red light on a busy, multi-lane street.

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.

Earlier today, Uber rolled out a fleet of its not-really-self-driving cars in San Francisco. A few hours later, one the XC90s -- a Volvo equipped with seven cameras, laser detection systems and slew of other expensive stuff -- appears to have completely ignored a red light on a busy, multi-lane street.