Humanity is only ever one blackout away from the caves. The more advanced and complicated a civilisation, the easier it is to destroy. Far from heeding this long-acknowledged fact, modern nations have decided to hinge their essential services on the deceptively fragile digital world.
In other words, we gave ourselves an ‘off’ switch.
There is a significant difference between storing data on a local physical drive and trusting the elusive ‘cloud’.
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