Saturday, March 13, 2010

Why The Internet Will Fail-A 1995 Essay-And Other Quotes

I enjoyed this blog post I ran into recently.  Hmm....Why the Internet Will Fail, which appeared in Newsweek in 1995.  How ironic that it is now quoted on a blog.


Ah, another example of why predicting the future is not easy.

I wonder if someone has compiled (oops, another computer term!) quotes about the coming failures of technology.

For example:  (note, none of these sources have been verified by yours truly-so these may not be accurate.  As everyone knows, we should not trust everything on the Internet!

http://www.devtopics.com/101-great-computer-programming-quotes/

 http://listverse.com/2007/10/28/top-30-failed-technology-predictions/

Enjoy!

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