„I think there is a world market for maybe five computers.“

—  Thomas J. Watson, Often dated to 1943. Thorough research of Watson's writings and statements have produced no example of him saying this. It appears to be a corruption of a remark by Howard Aiken that four or five computers could meet all of the United Kingdom's computing needs. See Ralph Keyes (2006), The Quote Verifier.
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Thomas J. Watson
entrepreneur américain 1874 - 1956

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