The Computers of the Future — In Your Home

Posted by | July 11, 2012

Predicting the future is a tricky game. Not only do you have to take current trends and stretch them out, but you need to guess about culture changes and how technology might alter a person’s life, as well. It’s expected that even the most accurate futurist will get something wrong. The best part, though, is when they’re half-right. That’s when the real silliness comes out. Check out these pictures from 1979 on computers in the future. It’s complete with boozebot! Boing Boing has the story.

1 Comment so far
  1. Nelson Williams
    July 11, 2012 9:22 am

    One of the best things about the future is how we’ll all be part of the Space Patrol in our spiffy rocket uniforms. I often sip brandy in a colorful jumpsuit, don’t you?

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