Touchscreens were for me a lesson in humbleness: when they were first introduced, I was utterly convinced that they would never take off.
Inspired by the responses to the previous toot, I open the issue: what was you most blatantly wrong technological prophecy?
- I was sure touchscreens would never take off.
- I believed that the idea of registering digital art on the blockchain was ridiculous
@entreprecariat 'I believed that the idea of registering digital art on the blockchain was ridiculous'
What changed your mind?
@rra let's put it like this: I still find it ridiculous, but I can't ignore the economy that NFT and stuff are "generating".
@entreprecariat @rra but this is very un-evenly distributed. I would guess these numbers are split between very few big whales.
@entreprecariat @rra there was a good article a few months back with charts of how uneven it is but I can't find it now
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