looking for a quote on age and technology
joel.goldstick at gmail.com
Tue Dec 31 18:10:06 CET 2013
On Tue, Dec 31, 2013 at 12:00 PM, Rustom Mody <rustompmody at gmail.com> wrote:
> There is a quote which I vaguely remember seeing on this list.
> It went something like this: (yeah my rendering is poor)
> For a new technology:
> If you are a kid when it comes out, you just take it as a matter of
> If you are a young adult, then it becomes a hot topic for discussion
> If you are past middle-age you never get it
> Anyone knows/remembers it?
sorry, don't remember it, but I disagree. I'm pretty old (b. 1953) and
sometimes younger people think they get something that really isn't that
impressive. I have an android phone and I like it, but as a phone,
compared to phones that sit on a desk it totally sucks.
And then there was the pet rock!
happy new year!
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