Unstrange Phenomena by Ed Allison for August 12, 2019


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    PICTO  8 months ago

    What will they think of next…heated toilet seats…?

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    MS72  8 months ago

    Apple iFire

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    The Wolf In Your Midst  8 months ago

    A take on then-IBM president Thomas Watson’s 1943 quote: “I think there is a world market for maybe five computers.” (Ken Olsen said thirty-four years later, “There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home.”)


    I won’t even get into “Nuclear-powered vacuum cleaners will probably be a reality within ten years”….

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    MFRXIM Premium Member 8 months ago

    Someone did say ‘you don’t need a personal computer unless you have a home business’. HA!!!

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    TazzTec  8 months ago

    And thus were begat Coachella, Burning Man, and Fyre Fest…

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    WDD  7 months ago

    In the heyday of the mainframe computer, people were saying similar things about computers.

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