The future is unwritten, sure, but there are still a few givens. Most likely, the sun will rise tomorrow, babies will cry and water will be wet. All the same, everyone loves a good bit of prognostication. And when it comes to peering into the tech looking glass, the good folks at the Gartner Symposium always deliver. This week’s Searchlight looks at the forecast as well as what folks were chatting about. This is just a tease, of course, we’ll be diving deeper really soon. Meanwhile enjoy items from this week’s news that reflect on those Gartner hot topics of innovation, cloud and data privacy.