Thursday, March 12, 2009

Voice Command iPod

Why do humans want so desperately to be able to talk to their machines? We secretly harbor these fears of machines rising up and replacing us. So to live out our fantasies of continued domination over man-made devices, we build shit with the sole purpose of telling it what to do.

I don't have a problem with clicking a few buttons and getting through to the song I want. But Apple seems to think that I do.

Sure, this product will likely be a hit. And sure, it's relatively cheap. But you want catch this blogger with one.

In fact, next time I go home I plan on dusting off my boombox and carrying it around like Radio Raheem.

And yes, this product is bringing us one step closer to this:

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