1. Interest rates will go up as the U.S. Dollar falls against foreign currencies when Ben Bernanke prints money to pay off foreign lenders and to fund stimulus packages.
2. Apple will come out with a larger touchscreen device, maybe a book reader?
Ford, GM, and Chrysler will start to develop more hybrid vehicles with research funding subsidized by taxpayers. These vehicles won’t be ready this year but they’ll flop, and will only sell by giving buyers incentives and subsidies.
4. Palm will continue to die. Losing ground to Apple, RIM, and Android based phones.