^good points Blanksy. Same could be said for IBM & DEC* in the 80's and 90's with the switch from mainframes/minicomputers to server/LAN model.....

This stuff is indemic of change/innovation and hopefully it spurs good things to occur....

We all know that with broader access to tools/distribution that separating wheat/chaff is possibly harder

I am sure this same debate proliferated back in Gutenberg's day....

Loved the looms comment pdeeh

*footnote - DEC couldn't transition fast enough, IBM did, getting rid of manufacturing and is now a services company (consulting, middleware....)