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
'I believed that the idea of registering digital art on the blockchain was ridiculous' @ entreprecariat
What changed your mind?
let's put it like this: I still find it ridiculous, but I can't ignore the economy that NFT and stuff are "generating". @ rra
from wp: "The NFT market value tripled in 2020, reaching more than $250 million. During the first quarter of 2021, NFT sales exceeded $2 billion." @ rra
@ rysiek i agree completely on the fact that they're a bad idea, but reality is full of bad ideas and most of them can't be ignored @ rra
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