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Lots of people switch between different smartphones. For some, it's an upgrade to the latest version of their preferred device while for others it's a jump from one platform to the other. When it comes to switching, there are some people who are so committed to one platform that the thought of jumping ship seems fanciful. So when the former editor of Macworld Australia, Chris Oaten, dumped his iPhone for an Android device I was pretty surprised.

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.