More About Ourselves

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There is a story, oft repeated, that one of the earlier officers of IBM once said that the world market could absorb at most 12 computers. If you go looking for the truth in that story, you quickly find that there is little to be found. The popularity of the story reveals more about ourselves than the ideas of the past.

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The Web page about Thomas J Watson is http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_J._Watson.