Now here’s a Top 7 list worth checking out: the Worst Tech Predictions of All Time, care of PC World.
High comedy – like many things are in retrospect – and a great reminder of how far we’ve come and how far off our powers of prediction can be.
Can you guess which computer giant’s president told us 1943: “I think there will be a world market for just 5 computers”?
Read the rest! You won’t be disappointed.
… and while we’re paying our dues to the past, here’s a TV clip from 1981 predicting the rise of news reporting on the internet.