Transformation is doing something so drastically different that it becomes a qualitative shift, not just quantitative. The move from wax cylinders, to acetate discs to LPs, to CDs — these were all change. CDs to MP3s? Suddenly I can carry my entire music library in my shirt pocket, and my digital music player (which also happens to be my smart phone containing GPS, videos, and so much more) has no moving parts, unless you count electrons. That’s a transformation.
The New Role