Gallery: 15 tech predictions that totally missed the mark

​8. "There's just not that many videos I want to watch."

CTO Steve Chen didn't seem to know what was to become of YouTube when he said that in 2005. Just one year later the company sold to Google for $1.65 billion.

Now you can't go two clicks without seeing a video, either from YouTube or elsewhere.

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By Brandon Vigliarolo

Brandon writes about apps and software for TechRepublic. He's an award-winning feature writer who previously worked as an IT professional and served as an MP in the US Army.