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Back in 1996, Steve Jobs gave a presentation with a bunch of predictions about the future – it turns out he nailed it

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In 1996, Google was still a research project at Stanford, the state-of-the-art PC operating system was Windows 95, and Amazon was a small startup selling books.And Steve Jobs was not yet back at Apple when he gave a remarkably prescient interview to Wired’s website the same year. Although the iMac, iPod, and iPhone were still years away, and Jobs was working at NeXT, he clearly saw where the computing industry was headed.

And although his later work at Apple clearly influenced the way things turned out, he still offers a slew of predictions that are shockingly accurate today.

Here’s what Jobs got right: http://www.businessinsider.com/nine-predictions-about-the-internet-steve-jobs-nailed-20-years-ago-2016-3?op=0#

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