Have you ever asked yourself a what if question about tech? Hopefully this is your answer.
So What Happens in this different world?
- Betamax Defeats VHS in the first format war.
- The video game market crashes completely in '83, video games are now mostly played on computers and mobile devices.
- DVD succeeds the Betamax instead of VHS.
- Blockbuster Video purchases Netflix for 50 Million in 2000.
- Digital HD Betamax is the current standard for recording as the DVR concept was not popular with most people.
- The Microsoft Zune defeats the iPod, Apple goes out of business.
- HD DVD Defeats Blu Ray in the Second Format War.
- Apple is no longer a household name with the failure of the iPod and iPhone, the iPad is never made.
- Microsoft dominates the tech industry in Computers, Video Games, and Mobile Devices.