Bizarre predictions of the future

Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by rightwinger, Dec 29, 2011.

  1. rightwinger
    Online

    rightwinger Paid Messageboard Poster Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2009
    Messages:
    120,317
    Thanks Received:
    19,834
    Trophy Points:
    2,190
    Location:
    NJ & MD
    Ratings:
    +45,369
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
    Last edited: Dec 29, 2011
  2. konradv
    Offline

    konradv Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2010
    Messages:
    22,560
    Thanks Received:
    2,558
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Location:
    Baltimore
    Ratings:
    +5,673
    Got a better link? I get something completely different.
     
  3. peach174
    Offline

    peach174 Gold Member Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2010
    Messages:
    20,523
    Thanks Received:
    4,042
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    S.E. AZ
    Ratings:
    +7,360
    I think it's this one
    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZb0avfQme8]AT&T 1993 "You Will" Ads - YouTube[/ame]

    Pretty right on way back in 1993 :)
     
  4. rightwinger
    Online

    rightwinger Paid Messageboard Poster Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2009
    Messages:
    120,317
    Thanks Received:
    19,834
    Trophy Points:
    2,190
    Location:
    NJ & MD
    Ratings:
    +45,369
    Much better than the usual rocket belt and condo on the moon predictions
     
  5. Baruch Menachem
    Offline

    Baruch Menachem '

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2008
    Messages:
    14,204
    Thanks Received:
    3,235
    Trophy Points:
    185
    Ratings:
    +3,305
    Actually the company that makes this happen is Skype.

    Or Garmin

    ATT is now little more than a 2nd rate player in cell phones. Mostly made by Samsung
     
  6. peach174
    Offline

    peach174 Gold Member Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2010
    Messages:
    20,523
    Thanks Received:
    4,042
    Trophy Points:
    290
    Location:
    S.E. AZ
    Ratings:
    +7,360
    That's why it's so funny Baruch.
     
  7. Speaker
    Offline

    Speaker Rookie

    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    34
    Thanks Received:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Ratings:
    +5
    this shows how companies have the ability to create these things. Every year the product gets a little better, but as we see here we could have everything alot sooner. If the companies were to create the I pad for example with out any problems or anything (so you wouldnt ever be compelled to buy the new and improved) they would be shooting themselves if the foot. This happened to Toyota I believe in the 80's or 90's where there cars never needed any repairs, nor did they rust. They are just playing us for our money.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1

Share This Page