How can you tell you're living in the future?

Police are shooting down protester drones in Istanbul. We have mind-controlled robotic arms. The US government is funding a map of the human brain. Plus, computers can recognize pictures of cats on the internet and we have a robot living on Mars. Has the future finally arrived?

Photo of a DiY drone by Jeff L.

What do you think the signs are that the future has already arrived? Or are we jumping the gun by declaring ourselves already a futuristic society? Post your answers in comments, along with pictures and videos to illustrate your points!