By Jakob Nielsen on August 22, 1998
Legacy media cannot survive because the current media landscape is an artifact of the underlying hardware technology.
Whenever the user experience is dictated by hardware limitations, it is a sure bet that something better will come along once these limitations are lifted.
Editor’s Note: Predictions and article from 1998.. how did he do?
- https://open.lib.umn.edu/mediaandculture/chapter/9-1-the-evolution-of-television/ – The Evolution of Television
- https://open.lib.umn.edu/communication/chapter/15-1-technological-advances-from-the-printing-press-to-the-iphone/ – Technological Advances: From the Printing Press to the iPhone