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The Extinction Timeline 1950-2050

Richard Dawson from What's Next (www.nowandnext.com) created the Extinction Timeline with his predictions of what products and services will disappear in the next 50 years. Also available as a PDF here. Here are a few highlights:

  • 2018 DVDs
  • 2019 Libraries
  • 2025 Desktop computers
  • 2030 Reality TV (why so long?!?)
  • 2037 Glaciers
  • 2049 Physical Newspapers
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Reader Comments (2)

I look forward to "Lists of predictions" going extinct sometime after 2050. Funny how it predicts it's own extinction.

June 13, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterJoe Mako

I caught that too. Many entries are very tongue-in-cheek.

June 13, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterRandy Krum

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