Fake Steve Jobs on today’s significance.
But the money quote (his term) came yesterday, about the Facebook “this is not email” annoucnement:
“This, we are told, is the future of messaging. All of these feeds (IMs, SMS, email) streamed into one giant steaming mountain of crap. Dear friends, this isn’t a product. It’s a punishment. But apparently there is nothing that any of us can do to stop it.”