Topic: Software Disenchantment

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18012334

fucking same. i thought i was crazy. but the world is crazy

i think he could've done a slightly better job with some arguments, and there's no good counterargument for the new features we do have

sloth wrote:

Comfy does not provide challenge, challenge provides success, success provides happiness. Our world is not comfy, although we tried to make it so. Slaves of our own inventions, yada, yada. Not only on a technological level, also on a social and political level. Nothing more but apes. Apes with psychosomatic disorders.