They got us comfortable with them. The hypnotizing warm glow, enticed us to hand over everything, without prompting. We trusted them, literally, with our life.
Everything we did, slowly shifted towards our personal rectangles. From shopping to socializing, it did it all, quickly and efficiently.
We didn't realize, the power, the knowledge, we had an ocean in our palms but we just sat in our usual spot at the beach.
If only more of us dipped a toe in, explored a little bit, this may have been preventable.
They distracted while learning. Now mankind has become the tool for entertainment.