I Thought Tech Would Take a Pandemic Hit. I Was Wrong

Hi all. Lauren Goode here filling in for Steven Levy, who has already teleported into 2022 (one of the perks of living in the metaverse, I’m told). With the holidays approaching and a new year upon us, I’ve been reflecting on all the ways tech seeped into our lives over the past 20 months. And the TL;DR is this: Everything is connected, and there’s no going back.