He was definitely far in front of the curve and if he'd had the ability to turn those visions into actualities - he would certainly have been one very
Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy
No pun intended. It sounded like Science Fiction back then, and I'm sure that's what people thought. Amazing how many Star Trek, SciFi things have actually come about. A Guy
Sci-fi has definitely spurred technology on.
(Although I'm still waiting for a Dell laptop that can plug into an ancient alien supercomputer and interface seamlessly
A clear case of life imitating art.
Quote: Originally Posted by msdos622wasfun
I'd say this is a bit more spot on than what Professor Frink once predicted on The Simpsons ... something along the lines of computers being ten times more powerful, twice as big, and so expensive that only the five richest kings of Europe could afford them ...