Future Shock

Fraser Speirs gets it:

What you’re seeing in the industry’s reaction to the iPad is nothing less than future shock.

Very good reading.

Fraser Speirs – Blog – Future Shock

  • "The Real Work is not formatting the margins, installing the printer driver, uploading the document, finishing the PowerPoint slides, running the software update or reinstalling the OS.

    The Real Work is teaching the child, healing the patient, selling the house, logging the road defects, fixing the car at the roadside, capturing the table's order, designing the house and organising the party."

    I loved that, since as I type on my Mac, my old XP computer (which is required to log into my work from home) won't work because of a "config.sys" file problem. Not how I care to spend my life or any part of it.