This short clip comes from the March 12, 1967 episode of the CBS show “The 21st Century,” which attempted to take a peek at the home of the future.
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Actually they didn't get that far from reality. Only that all the pieces are joined in one computer.
Perfectly right. Except I have all this on my iPhone and not on several equipments !
Cause your Iphone was out in 2001
No, but no where in the report does he say 2001, that is something that the video title added. Cronkite only said 21st century.
quite close indeed :)
I just watched this on my home PC while working on my laptop.. (I'm an analyst performing a data extraction remotely – got tired of the office for the day)
Anyone find it creepy that Cronkite wnated to peep on the people ion his house while he "worked"?
“And this screen here is for looking at cats doing assorted things, recorded by a video camera and put on a communal data bank for future reference.”
The guy that wrote that was a true visionary. I write this from my home office. I telecommute every day. I only need a car for personal use.