"Ironically, the power of technology has created an extremely human element to these worlds" Irving Wladawsky-Berger, IBM person
I don't see why that's surprising. One doesn't use a tool in order to grow weak and diluted. Of course the technology acts to make it possible for each person to be zoomed-in upon, just like zooming in on a satellite picture made Salazar's car visible. It's like a giant telescope, or the teleport function on a personality level. Everyone can be brought close in the twinkling of an eye.
posted by - 12:03 PM