Time and People and Technological Change

Time and People and Technological Change
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Technology changes all the time but people don’t change at the same rate as technology. It’s way easier to tweak an algorithm. It is expensive and demoralizing when the software that’s supposed to help us just becomes the work.

 

People do not change at the same rate as technology, tools, or systems. It’s way easier to tweak an algorithm than a human expectation or habit.

 

We humans seek stable, consistent, predictable environments because they are safer and more comfortable, even if they are semi-delusional. The entire universe changes every moment. People we love die. Babies are born. Babies somehow end up in high school. And airplane seats shrink in the air.

 

On the micro level, you just lost a couple hairs and some cells, your blood is now in a different place than when you started reading this sentence, and you are getting a little bored and wondering where I am going with this because you got the point 30 words ago.

 

Things change all the time.

 

Knowing this often feels worse. It’s confusing. The world I want is simple and controllable. The reality is anything can happen and nothing stays the same. It seems

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