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Unit pricing -- the requirement that supermarkets display an indication of how much a product costs in a fixed quantity -- makes comparison shopping much easier. However, while savvy consumers are aware of the existence of unit pricing, a recent study suggests that we don't use that information as often as we think and that we're easily distracted by specials, even if those products are actually more expensive.

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.