June 16, 2010 by Thomas Brady Everyone applauds the hyper-connectedness we’re experiencing today. The truth is we can’t really leverage it in a very meaningful way. There are a chosen few that get proper attention, the rest just end up in a sort of long tail of human connections. They’re relegated to an almost trivial status – only acknowledged as a scored point on your ‘friends’ or ‘followers’ tally. — Richard Ziade via Marco Arment. I wish this spoke to me less than it does. I feel I am a terrible friend to too many of my wonderful friends.