InfoStory Quote: Douglas Adams on PCs

Today in 1979 The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy was published. Among many memorable observations by Douglas Adams: “First we thought the PC was a calculator. Then we found out how to turn numbers into letters with ASCII — and we thought it was a typewriter. Then we discovered graphics, and we thought it was a television. With the World Wide Web, we’ve realized it’s a brochure.”

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