I didn’t dislike Sherlock, and I think some of the modern updates, including the Sherlock website, which features in the show as Sherlock Holmes’ own website, are nice touches.
But this snippet from the site kinda tells you everything you need to know about the programme and its ‘Conan Doyle: Updated’ shtick:
This is what I do:
1. I observe everything.
2. From what I observe, I deduce everything.
3. When I’ve eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how mad it might seem, must be the truth.
Elementary, my dear homie.