Provocative counterpoint

It’s a tech-industry thing: ‘We think we can do it better.’…”The tech guys—it’s always better if you just get out of my way and give me what I want. It’s always future-perfect.” He went on, “Their whole thing is ‘Let’s take somebody’s face and innovate on it. There’s an old lady—we don’t know we’re innovating unless she’s screaming.’ A lot of it is thoughtless innovation.

George Packer – Cheap Words – Is Amazon Bad for Books? – The New Yorker