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Match the quote with the technology visionary who said it

Quotes:

1. “Your have zero privacy anyway. Get over it.”

2. “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.”

3. “There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home.”

4. “The Internet ... is a series of tubes.”

Speakers:

a. Arthur C. Clarke

b. Ken Olsen

c. Ted Stevens

d. Scott McNeely

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Answer:

“Your have zero privacy anyway. Get over it.” –Scott McNeely, Sun Microsystems, 1999.

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” –Arthur C. Clarke, “Profile of the Future,” 1973 edition.

“There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home.” –Ken Olsen, co-founder of computer-maker Digital Equipment Corp., 1977.

“The Internet ... is a series of tubes.” –Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska), 2006.

Posted on Sep 15, 2011 at 9:39 AM


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