Our Greatest Tech Forecasts of the Last 90 Years

The Kiplinger Letter — long famous for its economic, business and political forecasting — also alerts its readers to emerging technologies.

The Kiplinger Letter - Sept. 20, 2013

Long before the technology marvels of the 20th century — airplanes, television, air conditioning, computers, satellites, the World Wide Web, cell phones and more — became commonplace, they were the stuff of futurist fantasy...and embryonic industries poised to boom.

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Knight Kiplinger
Editor Emeritus, Kiplinger

Knight came to Kiplinger in 1983, after 13 years in daily newspaper journalism, the last six as Washington bureau chief of the Ottaway Newspapers division of Dow Jones. A frequent speaker before business audiences, he has appeared on NPR, CNN, Fox and CNBC, among other networks. Knight contributes to the weekly Kiplinger Letter.