Did You Hear They Invented Indoor Plumbing?

Washington Post columnist Robert Samuelson:

I do not own an iPad, an iPhone, an iPod or a Mac. I abandoned my typewriter only recently. In short, I have not enlisted in the digital revolution. […]

By history’s measure, [Steve] Jobs’s achievements are tiny.

[Jobs’s] modest legacy will fade with time. A century from now, historians and ordinary Americans will still remember Edison and Ford. Jobs will be a footnote, if that.

Guy who admits he only recently gave up his typewriter thinks Steve Jobs’s achievements are “tiny”. Stay relevant, pal.

Tuesday, 11 October 2011