Will new media bring an end to the city as we know it?

In the information age, only a chump commutes to work in the city. And only a complete idiot actually lives in one. It’s the realization of an age-old American dream. Americans have never liked big cities very much and have devoted enormous energy over the years trying to escape them. With today’s technology, escape is closer at hand than it’s ever been.

Read more from WIRED’s “luddite” Tony Long

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