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Sep 06, 2001
Blog Post

Catastrophic Collapse of the Internet and other Premature Predictions

SUMMARY: No summary available.
You gotta enjoy the quotes on search engine optimization firm TranscenDigital's Web site:

"There's no reason for individuals to have a computer in their home."
-Ken Olson, 1977

"The Internet will catastrophically collapse in 1996."
-Robert Metcalfe (inventor of Ethernet)

"The telephone has too many shortcomings to be seriously considered as a means of communication."
-Western Union executive, 1876

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