Acid Cow has located a series of twenty-three illustrations from 1910 that imagine what the world would look like in the year 2000.
The designs are full of automated machines and personal flying machines and of course, the requisite automatic learning machine and motorcycles with built-in rifles and bullet deflectors!
And check out this Skype predicition!
Super fun…often wrong, but sometimes eerily accurate.
2000 as Seen in 1910 [AcidCow]
Also, these were funny: