Adam C. Engst is somewhat of a celebrity in the Mac community and status aside he is a great guy and a world-class writer. A few months ago I was able to spend some time with Adam at the Specialist's convention in San Francisco. In any case, I subscribe to his weekly newsletter and buried deep in today's edition was an article so good I just had to share.
One of the most frustrating issues with today's technology is the rapid state of upgrades and changes. Often they seem like change for changes sake. Well, this article touches on all of that and really helps to put it in perspective. Have a read: