"Sounds a little like science fiction and I believe we already
in this era. For example, would modern day banking, health-care,
communication, to name a few, be possible without computers. If we
turned off the banking computers mayhem would surely result. We
already trust networks of machines that interact in complex ways.
At the personal level, my Linux laptop manages the complexity
required to view a web site, read email, and write an article, all
with simple movement of my fingers."