In an ideal world, our devices will be easily interchangeable, even when discarded, constantly syncing our preferences through the web automatically when we connect a new one, without requirement for elaborate activation features. They should really be just a means to an end, a tool we wield with full control. Oh wait, that’s here already.
“More importantly, each app becomes an isolated island of information, rather than being connected to the living web. “There’s no URL in the top bar, so I can’t bookmark it. I can’t tweet it. I can’t like it. I can’t dislike it. It’s not part of the discourse,” Berners-Lee said.”