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30 Failed Predictions About Technology

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30 Failed Predictions About Technology
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So much fail, for so many smart eggheads making brainy predictions.
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Hits: 20703 | Favorites: 7 | Emailed: 2 | Rating: 2.6 | Category: Technology | Date: 07/18/2009
 
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xxPinkxx
Female, 18-29, Canada
 3842 Posts
Monday, September 14, 2009 8:26:07 PM
wow interesting

flipNhigh
Male, 18-29, Southern US
 194 Posts
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 9:44:38 PM
"8. Alternating Current – A waste of time
Edison was fond of passing ridiculous arguments against his competitor George Westinghouse for AC power."
Acutaly it was Nikola Tesla who was the "competitor" Westinghouse just funded Tesla's work

Max_Normal
Male, 30-39, Europe
 499 Posts
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 5:03:07 PM
Right, Alexandra Graham Bell invented the telephone (allegedly) and was British, so thats a load of c*ck for a start. Secondly, the first working submarines were made in the 1600's by a dutch inventor and tested in the Thames. The americans had military subs in the 1800`s so I think they are taking Wells out of context as he did most of his work in the early 20th century. Yet another load of untrue or semi-accurate crud put together by some 13 year old to fool the credulous.

DeathDefy877
Male, 13-17, Midwest US
 408 Posts
Monday, July 20, 2009 7:24:03 PM
Wow, love the one where it states that 15mph is a "breakneck speed". That made me lol.

shunpo_31
Male, 18-29, Eastern US
 1387 Posts
Monday, July 20, 2009 3:18:14 PM
We didn't think it was mathematically possible to break the sound barrier for the longest time. Our knowledge of the universe is only a passing glance at a tiny shimmer of reality.

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