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In September, Facebook announced Watch, a tab with videos created exclusively for the social network. At launch, it was pretty much of a mess of unsearchable viral content, lacking in any quality shows that might entice viewers to regularly come back for more. But it appears Facebook is gearing up to more seriously take on YouTube by amping up the service, sources told CNBC.

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.

In September, Facebook announced Watch, a tab with videos created exclusively for the social network. At launch, it was pretty much of a mess of unsearchable viral content, lacking in any quality shows that might entice viewers to regularly come back for more. But it appears Facebook is gearing up to more seriously take on YouTube by amping up the service, sources told CNBC.