Interview wtth inventor of hypercard Bill Atkinson

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Fri Oct 20 23:36:29 CEST 2017


Hmmm... I find the basis of the article somewhat simplistic. I suppose you could go back far enough with anything, and say it is an old idea produced in a new way. For instance, the dissemination of information via writing has been around for millenia, but someone made a way to do it electronically. Eggs, and also Bagels have been around, but I put them together in this amazing breakfast sandwich with sausage and spicy pickles and hash browns and Habanero sauce... wait what was I talking about?? Oh yeah, old ideas in a new way! 

As Solomon pointed out, there is nothing new under the sun. (If you go back far enough to some basic concept). 

Bob S


> On Oct 20, 2017, at 12:29 , Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 
> By the way, according to this article, we already knew
> which could be the next breakthrough in technological
> progress... but, we don't know who will pour their blood,
> sweat and tears to build and sell it to the people.
> 
> https://zurb.com/blog/the-next-big-innovation-it-s-already-10-o




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