Robots will be cooking and cleaning for us by 2050 © 123RF
Robots will be cooking and cleaning for us by 2050 © 123RF

AI will have seat on the board by 2042

24 January 2017

By 2020 around 20% of households will run on solar energy, while electric, self-driving cars will make up 90% of all vehicles by 2035.

These are among more than 100 predictions for the next 40 years made in the State of the Future report, which was compiled by the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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