Douglas Coupland: Technological Innovation

“A coder in an optical fiber research facility in New Jersey told me, “It can sometimes be really depressing to come to work every day knowing that all of what we do is largely to create an ever more satisfying porn experience in the $29.95-per-month price range.”” Douglas Coupland, “What if There’s No Next Big Thing?”, in e-flux journal, issue 74, June 2016