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The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Efficiency

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Optimizing how we live, work, and play is embedded deep in the psyche of coders and American culture. But how much efficiency is too much?

Credit: Patrick Llewyn-Davies/OJO Images/Getty

Co-authored with Clive Thompson

This year began with the writer David Pogue identifying six important lessons that he’s learned from observing how tech companies behave. One of them is this: “Frictionless always wins.”

“If you want to place bets on the success of new technologies, examine how much ‘friction’ they…

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