The Executive Computer - Mother of All Markets’ or a Pipe Dream Driven by Greed’?

Sometime around the middle of this decade no one is sure exactly when — executives on the go will begin carrying pocket-sized digital communicating devices. And although nobody is exactly sure what features these personal information gizmos will have, what they will cost, what they will look like or what they will be called, hundreds … agreed that the devices could become the foundation of the next great fortunes to be made in the personal computer business.

From 1992, surfaced via a Daring Fireball post. Very fun to read in 2017.

Imagine reading a NY Times article from today in the September 2042 Times and that’s this.

Posted on 29 September 2017
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