When the Stockton-Darling railroad opened in 1825, people believed that going too fast could melt your body. When the telephone was launched in Stockholm in 1877, members of the public also believed the newfangled phone could act as a channel for evil spirits.
The point is, there are two types of people in the world; early adopters and latecomers. In business, the most successful organizations are generally early adopters of new technologies. In fact, research indicates that businesses that are early adopters are more likely to experience better business outcomes, including increased revenue growth and superior market positioning.