“Everything is amazing and nobody is happy”

Except me. I’m happy with amazing. I routinely stop and think just how amazing today’s technology is. All those things I dreamt of growing up in the 90s are affordable reality today. We have real time streaming video calls, for free! Any movie, any song, any book is for sale online somewhere. You can buy a pocket sized high definition movie camera with a built in editor and a distribution center for 779€ (or much less if you go for Android).

Be grateful for, mindful of modern technology. Next time you have a moment, think about all the technology you use on a daily basis and what was before it. Memories grow sweeter with time but I doubt anyone wants to go back to 56k.

 

PS. The title is from a 2008 Louis CK Interview:

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