Ian Pearson future reportAndy Scales

Ian Pearson, a futurologist with an 85% accuracy track record, helped put together a report on what we can expect in the year 2045.

Pearson compiled the report with Hewden, a plant and crane hire and equipment rental company. The predictions focus on "what can we expect to see over the next 30 years in the construction industry."

That seems like a boring concept for a report on the future, but it has some interesting theories about how augmented reality and robots will become an integral part of people's everyday life, at home, and at the office.

Here are the eight coolest predictions from the report:

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