Everything anyone does is communication. Technology exists to mediate contact with another person. It is directly the case for knowledge work, where we write emails to add texture to our ideas and, more broadly, to a carpenter making a chair. There would be no reason for more chairs if no one else could use them. Economic value is communication.
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