Futurists predict a rapture of machines, but reality beat them to it by turning computing into a way of life.

Suddenly, everything is a computer. Phones, of course, and televisions. Also toasters and door locks, baby monitors and juicers, doorbells and gas grills. Even faucets. Even garden hoses. Even fidget spinners. Supposedly “smart” gadgets are everywhere, spreading the gospel of computation to everyday objects.

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10 thoughts on “You are already Living in a Computer

  1. Although I understand where you’re coming from with this, (I too wonder at the silliness of some items), but I also acknowledge the amazing technology that has improved the quality of life for so many. I have never had the techno-lust, I can appreciate those things that have made my life better. Interesting, : )

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