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  1. 90% of the population will have unlimited and free data storage by 2018.
  2. The first robotic pharmacist will arrive in the US 2021.
  3. 1 trillion sensors will be connected to the internet by 2022.
  4. 10% of the world’s population will be wearing clothes connected to the internet by 2022.
  5. The first 3D-printed car will be in production by 2022.
  6. The first implantable mobile phone will become commercially available in 2025.
  7. The first government will replace its census with big-data technologies by 2023.
  8. 10% of reading glasses will be connected to the internet by 2023.
  9. 80% of people on earth will have a digital presence online by 2023.
  10. A government will collect taxes for the first time via blockchain 2023.
  11. 90% of the global population will have a supercomputer in their pocket by 2023.
  12. Access to the internet will become a basic right by 2024.
  13. The first transplant of a 3D-printed liver will occur by 2024.
  14. By 2024, more than 50% of internet traffic to homes will be from appliances and devices.
  15. 5% of consumer products will be 3D printed.
  16. 30% of corporate audits will be performed by artificial intelligence by 2025.
  17. Globally, more trips will be made 9using car-sharing programs than privately-owned cars by 2025.
  18. Driverless cars will account for 10% of all cars in the US by 2026.
  19. The first AI machine will join a corporate board of directors 2026.
  20. The first city with more than 50,000 people and no traffic lights will come into existence by 2026.
  21. By 2027, 10% of global gross domestic product will be stored using blockchain technology.

(Posted on: December 6, 2016 by Stephen Abrams on Stephen’s Lighthouse from Business Insider)

Submitted by Inese Christman.