“The machines rose from the ashes of the nuclear fire. Their war to exterminate mankind had raged for decades, but the final battle would not be fought in the future. It would be fought here, in our present.” – James Cameron and Gail Hurd in The Terminator

The machines are winning.

Today’s technology is adding addictions, disrupting the workflow and making many of us less efficient and eff…(Sorry – had to respond to a text message. But I’m back now.)…making us less efficient and effective.

This was not the hope. This was not the promise. This was not what we set out to do. It’s time to make the technology work for us instead of letting the machines win.

Technology is a means to our ends, not an end itself. Approach it with the right attitude. You don’t want your movie to end the way the Terminator series does. The machines are winning. We have to turn the tide.

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