Walter Cronkite’s 1967 Vision Of a 21st Century Home Office: Walter
Cronkite in the Home Office of 2001 (1967)
That looks like my office.
and we have the ipad ……..
Watching this, and reading the comments, makes me both appreciative of the
advances and aware of how they’ve become such mundane aspects of our lives.
“This is where a MAN might spend most of his time…” Hahahahaha! Oh dear,
they really didn’t get anything right.
Fascinating! And they weren’t far off :).
(via +Geeks are Sexy)
The ideas are not too far off!
WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF TOMORROW!!!
Je me souvient d’avoir croisé M. Cronkite sur le train le Canadian qui
traverse le Canada en 2000 et il avait toujours un appareil photo au cou
et était habillé comme pour faire un safari
A tak bedzie wygladalo biuro w domu w 2001 roku. 😉
This machine does a big job and only 1 thing, so naturally, its the size of
an oven and goes in your office.
Incredible how far we’ve come.
His prediction on “you may not have to go to work and have the work come to
you” is very accurate and chilling.
“The work will come to us.”
Walter Cronkite in the Home Office of 2001 (1967)
1967: Walter Cronkite gives a tour of a 21st century home office.
How did we overlook the Print Dial!?!?!
Which one of those screens gets porn…
fairly close but what they underestimated was that all of these functions
could fit on a single all-purpose computer console, not multiple
OMG they were so wrong. I wish I had a machine that could tell me the
weather AND stocks on the same screen… they were crazy back then.
For 47 years ago they were o close to reality.
If Walter could have seen the comments made by you maggots in the comments
sections of YouTube, he’d probably have fucking shot himself.
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