The central enemy of reliability is complexity.
― Geer et al., 2003
The Art of Manliness podcast (I know, just try to ignore the name, I don’t like it either) has this great episode with Kevin Kelly (Wired, Whole Earth Catalogue) about the next big things in tech. Check it out:
The Art of Manliness: #267: The Technological Forces That Are Shaping Our World