Programmers and Thespians

Posted by Andrew on July 21, 2014

It’s not that email is broken or productivity tools all suck; it’s just that culture changes. People make email clients or to-do list apps in the same way that theater companies perform Shakespeare plays in modern dress. “Email” is our Hamlet. “To-do apps” are our Tempest.

I have fallen into this trap more times than I even know. We all do. Read Doomed to Repeat It by Paul Ford - @ftrain.