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Predictions & Reality

alan greenspan

If you ever made a mistake, as outlined in the last two chapters, based on false expectations, it may help to know, that you’re in good company. 1. “There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home.” Ken Olson, founder, Digital Equipment Corp. (DEC), 1977 • Reality: Total number of computers sold so far 4’187’000’000 2. “We …

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