Paul Ford is a writer and software architect who lives in Brooklyn. He writes at and elsewhere. He is @ftrain on Twitter and

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Here’s What We Got

We’re constantly switching accelerations; we’re jumping between time frames. That’s what we’re asking people to do every time we make something new, some new tool or product. We’re asking them to reset their understanding of time. To accept that the sequence we’re asking them to follow is the right way to do a thing.