Kia Ora friends and geeks,
It was almost a week ago that a group of noble parents (and this geek) gathered together in Los Amberleys to discuss Technoference.
Even since that night, more extraordinary stuff has crossed my desk. Both are long-form articles from the Atlantic, and both are worth a read. This one asks whether Smartphones have destroyed an entire generation, (answer: possibly) and this explores even more deeply the ways that our phones can distract even when they’re turned off.
Another awesome TED talk that I’ve shared previously (but I’m consolidating a bunch of stuff for my new Technoference buddies, so bear with!) is THIS, by Sherry Turkle, and I urge you to listen to this outstanding interview from the Podcast “On Being”, with Anil Dash, about Tech’s Moral Reckoning. AMAZING.
If I’d promised you more, please let me know, and I will share it. For now, I’m going to get away from this screen.
x x xx