Communication

Movement of meaning. Especially: transferring ideas from one brain to another. Or moving data through time and space.

Tech + communication = ?

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Nietzsche: 'The one seeks an accoucheur for his thoughts, the other seeks someone whom he can assist: a good conversation thus originates.'

> accoucheur > 1. a person who assists during childbirth, especially an obstetrician.

cf. 'Teacher as as midwife' metaphor from Socrates via Plato.

>SOCRATES: My art of midwifery is in general like theirs; the only difference is that my patients are men, not women, and my concern is not with the body but with the soul that is in travail of birth.