[PW] Olsen quote

Dave Gomberg dave2 at sfwcf.com
Fri Sep 15 13:38:42 PDT 2017


>From: Jessica Weissman <jweissmn at his.com>
>Olson was essentially right:  what people have in their homes is 
>something that amounts to a terminal on the Internet.  He was just 
>wrong about what kind of "computer" the home terminals would be attached to.

Jessica is right when you are talking about using a browser to get 
info from the net, but dead wrong when you are talking about word 
processing, spreadsheets, creating talks, and the like.  To say 
nothing of stand-alone games, simulations, etc.




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