By taking shortcuts, we miss out on experiences that could have been
I don’t want to save any time.

And yet sadly every smartphone App making millions is doing the exact opposite.

Really good read, I was trying to make the same point to a friend about Tinder. Now nobody even thinks of approaching someone new around them and talking to them, because it’s much easier to swipe. We are unfortunately becoming mechanical beings, even without the help of AI.

Though even I’m part of this efficiency race, I try and rebel sometimes. Like maybe walking 4 kilometers rather than taking a cab. And more often than not, these were rewarding experiences.