You may have heard, or seen online, stories about so-called "Death Clocks," or ways to predict how many years you have left on the glove. Using a variety of information sources, your age, health, medical conditions, illnesses etc etc. they predict what year or so you're going …
Google hastily disabled an April Fools e-mail prank after discovering thousands of people mistakenly used it, some of them in what were supposed to be serious emails! There are even reports of people losing their jobs!
You might remember the 2002 Tom Cruise movie, "Minority Report," in which a futuristic team of psychics and computers would 'predict' criminals in the future, and they were tried and convicted before the crime even occurred. Creepy!
After six years and nearly a million miles of testing, there have been 17 accidents involving Google's self-driving cars. 16 were found to be the 'human' driver's fault in the other vehicle, but this time, the computer slipped up.