In October 1995, Wired magazine had an interesting special issue: “Wired Scenarios 1.01: the Future of the the Future.” One part that really stuck in my mind was “A Day in the Life”, four two-page spreads with first person perspectives of people looking at October 19, 2020’s – today’s! – news on their distinctly iPad-like tablet devices… More here.
Excellent article by Kirk. Don’t miss the last paragraph which references “The Plague Years: 1996-2020”. Very timely.