How far will technology advance in the next 20 years? That’s kind of a difficult question to wrap your head around, isn’t it? Of course, that hasn’t prevented people from offering up their own (sometimes bombastic) claims for what the future will hold. From forecasting the demise of certain companies and technologies, to predicting the mass adoption of particular products, tech fortune-tellers have long been waxing philosophical about what’s to come.
But in many cases, these predictions have proven to be categorically, unequivocally, wrong.
Here are some of our favorite examples of tech predictions that completely missed the mark. More >>