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Looking into the 2020s with 20/20 foresight? Here are a few fearless guesses about life in the near future.

Dec 22, 2019 - Chicago Tribune
Board and Executive Moves

Looking ahead, I see the 2020s as a decade where many expectations will fall short.

Drones won't be delivering packages to our homes in 2029. Most cars won't drive themselves on city and suburban streets. Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin won't have taken over for conventional currency. Humans won't have returned to the moon or headed to Mars. Football's popularity won't have waned significantly.

3D printers won't be common household items 10 years from now. Virtual reality headsets won'...