When reading this it becomes terribly obvious how little we appreciate how far we’ve come.
Also, whenever users are bitching about missing features, we should go back and think how difficult it can be to actually implement things.
So the next time you’re attacking a developer by saying “I can’t believe you didn’t think of this…???”, think twice, cut him some slack and have patience.
Edison:The Marriage of Sight and Sound: Early Edison Experiments with Film and Sound.