What The World Will Look Like In 50 Years, According To Tech Experts

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Business Insider spoke to 6 tech industry figures at MWC 2018, and asked them what they thought the world would look like in 50 years' time. From self-driving cars to implanted technology, watch to hear what these experts are predicting for the future. Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to's, gaming, science, digital culture, and more. Subscribe to our channel and visit us at: http://www.businessinsider.com/sai TI on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/techinsider TI on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tech_insider/ TI on Twitter: https://twitter.com/techinsider

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Mi : In 50 years I will get laid

Jonathan Tinpo LIU : I'm 50 years we're going to look back and see how silly this people were, just like how we thought people in the past were silly about predicting the future.

Ranjani Majumder : I think.. The movie Wall-E.. Might be our reality.. In 50 years.. 🙁

Narayan Naik : 50 years later, blind will be able to watch this video

Art Thor : 50 years later, all phones will not have headphone jacks 😮

Angela Klein : 1968: I bet we will have flying cars in the future 2018: (put something serious) in the next 50 years 2068: (put the most ridiculous thing you can think of in the comments below) Here’s mine 1968: I bet we would have cars in the future. 2018: I bet we would have new instruments that could prevent death in the next 50 years 2068: 4-D anime

Lucas V. : 50 years we will have Fallout 5

European Patriot : I don't have a good feeling about the future, we are destroying ecosystems, filling the oceans with microplastics, pumping greenhouse gasses into the air, depleting natural resources... etc. Not cool!

LEGEND 25 : In 50 years, Dank memes will take over the world

Hussein Nour : 50 years later. Star Trek is for real.

Donovan : There will be no middle class. Only rich and poor. Most of the area on earth will be violent and crime ridden places, and a small portion will be labeled “green zones” where people with enough money will be able to live happily......you can already start to see it happening today..... Edit: and seriously people are replying calling me crazy. Lmao. You can literally see it happening in major cities. Los Angeles, the middle class is leaving. Chicago, the middle class is leaving. So who is left? The super rich, and the ultra poor, who the super rich use as cheap labor. It’s not hard to realize this. And no, I’m not a progressive, and no I’m not poor. 🙄

R W I T : 2018: Technology will be a part of our body 2068: *memes*

John Redcorn : I came in optimistic, but after listening to that last lady talk, I'm convinced we are doomed.

ex DOGE : 50 years later. Still no Half Life 3

Mad Villain : We can barely predict the weather.

Harish Karunakaran : 1988: In 2015 there will be flying cars!!! and floating structures in the air we will have colonized Mars! 2018: 61 more genders

Pixelchu : Two Words: GLOBAL WARMING

Broth3r John : ....if we don`t blow ourselves up first or destroy our environment, making it inhabitable

Jayneel Pandya : 50 years, one word.....SKYNET

Mamuantea Kawlni : 50 years later, the left still protest for hillary😂.

Suds : Yeah right, look what they said in the 1950s “In 50 years time we will have flying cars”.

Shahzid Roshan : in 50 years we will all be boiling to death

Alex Lu : In 50 years there will be “square earthers”

Narayan Naik : 50 years later, Tech Insider will have 50 M subscribers 😄😄

Mariokart Fanatic : I’d like to keep tech outside of my body thank you

Queen POTATO : Please I hope I die by then Global warming will be really bad and most animals will be extinct

Vino Veritas : These people are considered experts? You should've just asked some 7 year old kids the question and you would've received more imaginative ideas.

Abhiram Manthena : At 0.53, In 2008, Tony stark designed his suit using this technology...

Boi : Cars are going to look dumb

stardude2006 : By 2068 Many humans will be Cyborgs It's already begun

andre zonio : In 50 years there will be more memes

Celestine choo : In 50 years , technology will take over the world

The Almighty INTP : And SAO is real But it will be even better if its real in 2025

Dhrub Rajbansi : People Terminator is comin'!

Fanawb Productions : This is probably wrong, we have memes, and there will be more memes

Diana Irish : In 50 years, it'll be 2068

Rogue Cheney : In 50 years we’ll have kingdom hearts 3

Jesus Olmeda : Life, it's for every living thing, even after "death".

Being Tamilan Music : MASS MIGRATION after 50 years ....sure 😢😢

TheWisherable : 50 years from now, it won't be THAT different. Most of the things that have wide spread use now, were invented and were penetrated into the market 50-80 years ago. Any new technology that has takers now will just have a wide spread market in the future. Electric cars, VR might become more common, machine assistance will be more common etc etc That's it. There won't be miracle ai/robots or Elysium type division of social classes as some seem to imagine. You're just watching too many sci-fi movies. Reality is a lil slower and lil bland. Not that great, nor that bad.

AwesomeSauce : I can't even think about 50 years. Hell, see what happened in the last 20 years. Computers and flat screens everywhere.

MEDIA WORLD : In 50 years I think ....phones will be in our brains

Restrict : In 50 years I hope that we won’t be using antartica as a war testing spot and hopefully stop global warming

The Almighty INTP : And shrek is president

stealthunter14 : 50 years later, we're still in the fallout zone.

alex H : Or a total waste land

Bonzo : "everything will come inside" really makes you think

Dawson Harris : The arm thing looks cool and the chip that google making that goes in your head is cool too but I’m not buying those here’s why Every wondered what the mark of the beast looks like it’s could be one of these

Michael Simpson : I'll be in my 80's