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Sir Alan’s a plonker? And Bill Gates, too?

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Despite being mega-successful, Sir Alan Sugar and Bill Gates are also responsible for some of the worst technology predictions.

Gadget mag T3 has put Suralan on top of the list for his assertion in 2005 that the iPod would be a passing phase.


Bill Gates makes two appearances on this list. He allegedly claimed personal computers wouldn’t need more than 640 kilobits of memory, and also predicted an end to spam.


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