another old wrinkly dinosaur doesn't like change! film at 11.
People die driving;they don't die on the internets
People such as this girl would have to disagree... Except she can't, she's dead.
That said, communication in a reasonable manner should not be regulated, no.
Wasn't the shuttle planned out in like the 50s? For a 60-year-old (designed, 30-years-old built) spacecraft I think the things did pretty damn good. They were mostly reliable. The major failures that we've seen have been on things such as maintenance.
Security keeps increasing... As well as criminality. Can we see a pattern here?
Absolutely. As criminality increases, we tighten security in an effort to combat it. I don't see how this is empirical proof that the approach is useless.
There's also the drop in touchscreen prices.
I can buy a decent tablet now for $500. When tablets were released there was a $1500 PREMIUM on top of the normal laptop price.
Nothing is faster than the speed of light ... To prove this to yourself, try opening the refrigerator door before the light comes on.