Over the last few days, over at Tech.pinions, John Kirk has been aggregating and documenting various instances across the years of people making completely untrue in retrospect and seemingly insubstantiated – yet assertive as ever proclamations – about practically each and every move Apple has made, and how each of them will be responsible for its forever-imminent downfall (except they weren’t).
Hindsight is always 20/20, of course, but it’s still pretty amazing to see the certainty and unabashed confidence with which people – oftentimes the same people, on multiple occasions years apart – have kept on damning Apple into certain oblivion, year over year.
Here are links to each article of the 7 part series:
There’s almost exactly three days to go for what is being widely touted as “the” Apple event of our times, and the one that’ll be a defining cornerstone in Tim Cook’s reign as CEO. I highly recommend that you take the time read these pieces in the intervening duration.
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