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This article was published on May 15, 2009

How the internet was envisaged in 1969. (video)

How the internet was envisaged in 1969. (video)
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Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos, designing, listening to good music and making lurrrve.

Here’s a interesting take from a 1969 TV show predicting the emergence of the internet and how life would be in the future.

Sure enough, we do use the web for shopping, banking and document exchange – so in that respect, it’s not all too far off. Of course, there’s no mention of pop up windows, spam, pornography and hackers.