Backward visions from the Front
Front as edge of storm
Front as site of war
Front in the sense of technological movement
Backwards because behind each publicly proclaimed miracle of technology lurks regression
(Politics) one man's progress, another's catastrophe
Search engine databases rather than memory
Attempting to catalog all text on the web - the daunting problems associated with making sense of such quantities of data.
-- proponents of change serving industry, complacently.