We can do things that we never could before. Stop-motion lets you build tiny little worlds, and computers make that world even more believable.
When I write software, I know that it will fail, either due to my own mistake, or due to some other cause.
Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost, skilled labor overseas are an explosive combination.
You can’t trust the internet.
You couldn’t have fed the ’50s into a computer and come out with the ’60s.