I routinely vocally berate my "smartphone" for bungling the words in my text messages, wiping them out altogether, or doing seemingly random and insiduous things on its own accord as it sits in my shirt pocket. I tire of software bugs, and continual calls to "update" a piece of software or mobile application. And I so often question the totality of these headaches when taken in the vein of the catch phrase "technology makes our lives easier."
There are those times however, when I am left in awe of technology, for the ability to look up the answers to my continually rambling curiosities on a device that fits in my pocket and for my ability to pair up lens hardware of the 1960's with digital sensor cameras from the present day.
And now this: