No, A Google Exec Did Not Predict An Internet Apocalypse
Earlier this week, a Google exec made headlines for saying "the Internet will disappear," but that doesn't quite mean what it sounds like.By Ben Lawson | January 24, 2015
A scroll through tech headlines earlier this week might have given you the impression that the Internet will soon be dead and gone.
That's because Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt said this at the World Economic Forum on Thursday: "The Internet will disappear."
Yeah, that sounds scary. I mean, how will people in the future share Throwback Thursday photos reminiscing about the Internet without, you know, the Internet?