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User Info: zinezinzadan

zinezinzadan
1 month ago#1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTdWQAKzESA
I like backwards compatibility.

User Info: ejay8320

ejay8320
1 month ago#2
Wonder if they ever thought it would end up fitting in a pocket.
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User Info: zinezinzadan

zinezinzadan
1 month ago#3
ejay8320 posted...
Wonder if they ever thought it would end up fitting in a pocket.

Excellent point. I wonder if the founding fathers themselves even knew that. Yes they were aware that lithography would shrink and tremendous amounts of transistors could be stuffed into smaller surface areas. They knew the computational power to run things in something small such as your phone would eventually exist, but I doubt they could predict the thermodynamics behind it. The fact that iPhone 12 has as much single core speed as it does, with all day battery life to be hauled around is just amazing.

Thats why the old joke never fades. "If you told someone 20 years ago that they would soon hold all of the worlds information in their pocket, they would laugh at you".

Like most things, you can't predict the future with certainty because a few other technologies have to innovate and improve to complete the "perfect product". Look at flying cars. They said we'd have them 30 years ago lmao. Those who made that hypothesis just assumed that propulsion, energy, radar, thermodynamics, etc, would all have been reinvented by this time. I think the thermo aspect of flying cars is perfected by now. These engines churn out enough horsepower and stay ice cool to efficiently move around massive flying objects. Our radar tech is so far behind for it to be a reality. People would be crashing into each other in the air non stop. If you thought road accidents were bad.. I cant even imagine all the morons hitting s*** in the air, as well as each other, drunk, etc.
I like backwards compatibility.

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Nemerlight
1 month ago#4
Those hairstyles in older days were horrid.
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The cranky hermit 1 month ago#5
zinezinzadan posted...
Thats why the old joke never fades. "If you told someone 20 years ago that they would soon hold all of the worlds information in their pocket, they would laugh at you".
20 years ago wasn't the stone age. The Internet was pretty widespread. It didn't take that much imagination to think that one day an online device would fit in your pocket. To some extent that already existed in the late 90's - Palm VII even had wifi.
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Killah Priest
1 month ago#6
tell that to my corsair 800D
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Sashanan
1 month ago#7
The cranky hermit posted...
20 years ago wasn't the stone age. The Internet was pretty widespread.

Next thing you'll tell me is some people's GameFAQs forum accounts are already 20 years old!
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monkmith
1 month ago#8
mine still doesn't fit on my desk.
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User Info: SinisterSlay

SinisterSlay
1 month ago#9
The cranky hermit posted...
20 years ago wasn't the stone age. The Internet was pretty widespread. It didn't take that much imagination to think that one day an online device would fit in your pocket. To some extent that already existed in the late 90's - Palm VII even had wifi.
Glad someone said it.
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ArkonBlade
1 month ago#10
Well this guy certainly called it

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