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Saturday, February 11, 2023

I gravitate toward the obscure option and sometimes suffer for it. Why can't I just go along and use the popular things?

This quote is a few years old, but applies to the current AI discussions:

The Internet is the single biggest creator of ignorance mankind has ever created, as well as the single biggest eliminator of that ignorance. It’s our ability to filter that eliminates the former and empowers the latter.

Clay Johnson, "The Information Diet"

Do you know what I miss? I miss when Roam was the hot (and only) new thing and it worked and it did everything I (thought) needed. I lived happily in the Daily Notes page in a browser and life was simple and good. Options are bad for me.