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They understand us better than We understand Them, despite our technically superior media and networks.
All that economic and technological development—all without any transformation of politics and humanity!
But we don’t need “high technology” and fancy machines to do it.
My sense of tiredness grows as my fingers move across the screen.
Ishi, “last of the Yahi,” laughed when he saw an airplane and heard a white man flew it. He seemed more impressed with the urban crowds made possible by the settler’s agricultural technologies.
To see the limits of this perspective, remember a world without electricity or imagine a world where everyone is a tool.
The twin paradox captures the pathos of technology.
William Gibson admits he invented some of his most innovative technological devices to fill in for his lack of facility with conventional narrative devices.
Like all technologies, the book stores up and wears down.