Smart People - SteveFrench

Personal Information

Real Name: Steve French
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Hometown: Atlanta GA
Handle: SteveFrench

Prediction Market Position

Brain Points: 123
Rank: 1st
Member since 10/16/2014

Steve is the President and lead developer of Digital Tool Factory and Stronico Contact Management LLC and currently provides all technical and business development for Digital Tool Factory and Stronico.

Over the last decade, Steve has worked with a wide range of Atlanta creative agencies and their corporate clients to build web applications that solve problems for their users. His company, Digital Tool Factory has provided behind the scenes technical muscle to the Atlanta design community since 2002.

As the youngest member of a family of engineers, Steve specializes in solving problems using all applicable technological solutions. He is well known throughout the creative community for his attention to detail and minimalist coding style.

Steve, his wife, and daughter reside in Atlanta, GA with 2 dogs. A graduate of the University of Georgia (BBA-Economics), Steve enjoys long-distance cycling, woodworking and bluegrass guitar.


Steve French has been a member since 2 years ago

Recent and Open Predictions

Will Michael Flynn be indicted by September 30th, 2017

Steve predicted Yes - he will be indicted on 5/22/2017. This question is open

Will there be at least two quarters of 4% GDP growth during the first Trump term?

Steve predicted No on 5/22/2017. This question is open

Who will win the Georgia special election on June 20th, 2017?

Steve predicted Democrat Jon Ossoff on 5/23/2017. This question is open

The technological singularity will occur in the first half of the 21st century

Steve predicted No on 5/23/2017. This question is open

The value of the stock market, defined as the S & P 500, will be greater at the end of 2017 than at the beginning.

Steve predicted Yes - it will be higher on 5/23/2017. This question is open

Special Investigator Robert Mueller will return no indictments by the end of 2017

Steve predicted There will be NO indictments on 5/23/2017. This question is open

There will be no single terror attack, foreign or domestic in origin in the United States that claims more than 20 lives in the year 2017

Steve predicted There will be on 5/23/2017. This question is open

North Korea will not be at war in 2017, with anyone

Steve predicted There will not be a war on 5/23/2017. This question is open

The war in Syria will NOT be resolved in 2017

Steve predicted It will continue on 5/23/2017. This question is open

No country currently in the EU will actually vote to leave the EU in 2017

Steve predicted No country will vote to leave on 5/23/2017. This question is open

Theresa May will remain Prime Minister of the United Kingdom throughout 2017

Steve predicted Yes - she will remain Prime Minister on 5/25/2017. This question is open

Construction of the US border wall will NOT begin in 2017

Steve predicted It will not begin on 5/25/2017. This question is open

Hillary Clinton will be under indictment in 2017

Steve predicted She will NOT be under indictment on 5/25/2017. This question is open

US Unemployment will be lower at the end of 2017 than at the beginning

Steve predicted It will be lower on 5/25/2017. This question is open

The Atlanta Braves finish below .500 for the year

Steve predicted They will finish below .500 on 5/25/2017. This question is open

The US murder rate in 2017 will be higher than the murder rate in 2016

Steve predicted It will be higher on 5/26/2017. This question is open

Trump will finish out his term without being impeached.

Steve predicted He will finish his term without being impeached on 5/26/2017. This question is open

Seth Rich's murderer(s) will be captured and convicted

Steve predicted They will not be convicted on 5/26/2017. This question is open

The Republican Party will gain seats in the house in the 2018 elections

Steve predicted They will not gain seats on 5/26/2017. This question is open

The Democratic Party will gain seats in the 2018 elections

Steve predicted They will gain seats on 5/26/2017. This question is open

Jared Kushner will be under some form of indictment by January 1st, 2018

Steve predicted He will not be under indictment on 5/29/2017. This question is open

Tapes will emerge of conversations between Donald Trump and James Comey by January 1st, 2018

Steve predicted No tapes will emerge on 5/29/2017. This question is open

Microsoft's share price will exceed $80 per share at the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will exceed $80 per share on 5/29/2017. This question is open

Amazon's share price will exceed $1200 per share at the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will exceed $1,200 on 5/30/2017. This question is open

Microsoft will release a Surface Phone sometime in 2017

Steve predicted They will release a Surface Phone on 5/30/2017. This question is open

Tesla Inc's share price will exceed $400 by the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will exceed $400 per share on 5/30/2017. This question is open

AMD's share price will exceed $15 at the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will exceed $15 per share on 5/30/2017. This question is open

Alphabet Inc (formerly Google)'s share price will exceed $1,200 at the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will exceed $1,200 on 5/30/2017. This question is open

Yahoo's share price will exceed $60 at the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will not exceed $60 on 5/30/2017. This question is open

Apple's share price will exceed $200 by the end of 2017

Steve predicted It will exceed $200 on 5/30/2017. This question is open

Closed Predictions

Will Tyler Cowen will win the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics?

Steve predicted Will Tyler Cowen will not win the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics on 10/19/2014 which was correct

Will a member of a third party be elected to congress in the 2014 elections?

Steve predicted Yes - there will be one and only one member of a third party elected in 2014 on 10/19/2014 which was not correct

Will Turner Field be torn down in 2016?

Steve predicted It will not be torn down on 10/19/2014 which was correct

Will the US leave NATO by the end of 2015?

Steve predicted No - they will stay in NATO on 10/19/2014 which was correct

Will Russia Invade Latvia in 2014?

Steve predicted They will invade Latvia on 10/19/2014 which was not correct

Will Russia invade Estonia in 2014?

Steve predicted They will invade Estonia on 10/19/2014 which was not correct

Will Russia invade Lithuania in 2014?

Steve predicted Russia will invade Lithuania on 10/19/2014 which was not correct

Will Russia invade Poland in 2014?

Steve predicted They will on 10/20/2014 which was not correct

Who will win the 2014 Georgia Governor's Race?

Steve predicted Andrew Hunt on 10/27/2014 which was not correct

Will Russia invade Poland by the end of 2014?

Steve predicted They will not invade on 11/1/2014 which was correct

Submitted Questions