Like Gruber says, these are more a wishlist than predictions.
I’ll be very disappointed if we don’t see huge improvements in inter-app communications. Apple needs to steal from Android here.
Financial Times is predicting a big announcement about smart homes. Nothing about smart homes looks interesting to me. I don’t need a iPhone app to turn the lights on and off. We have lightswitches for that.
Julie would like a robot to clean the litterboxes. Apple, could you get going on that?