4. Let’s take the interplay between technology and entertainment and media more seriously
The story of consumer technology is really just the story of media creation and distribution: from console radios and color TVs to satellites and surround sound to Walkmans and iPods to to streaming and Snapchat, we’ve been having the same conversation over and over again. Who’s making our media? What are they making it with? How does it get to us, and who controls the pipes? What do the screens and speakers look like in our homes?