Life Imitates Art: Smartphones to AI

According to a new study of 100,000 consumers, mobile technology is expected to be replaced by artificial intelligence

Smartphones to die out ‘within five years’, says new study

It may be a little ahead of schedule (MAs in the Ares universe don’t really become a thing until around 2045, when they emerge from the portabilization of simulacrum intelligence technology developed in the 2020s as search aids for the increasingly garbage-ridden internet), but not far off what we imagined…before the iPhone was even announced.