“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.”
– Arthur C. Clarke
Take a quick look around you. Maybe you’re on your way to work, or perhaps you’re waiting in line at the coffee shop. Now take a quick look at the people around you–don’t stare--but try and eyeball the number of people you see. Got it?
Here’s the thing: three out of four of the people around you have a smartphone1.