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After struggling financially for a number of years, the cult Australian pizza chain Eagle Boys is in danger of shutting down for good. Today, the company went into voluntary administration which usually doesn't bode well for a business' future (just look at Dick Smith.) If you're a fan of its famously large Family Size pizzas, you better order a few while you still can.

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One of the key selling points for cloud computing is the ability to scale up on demand and make changes on-demand. One of the key selling points for pizza is the ability to have a hot meal delivered on-demand to your house. That's at the heart of why franchise chain Eagle Boys has long used a cloud computing approach, and recently migrated its core IT systems onto Microsoft's Australian Azure data centres.

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.