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With existing technology, we can enforce airport security without sacrificing our personal privacy.
I’m hoping they slow down a little bit with technology, because I’m just trying to keep up.
I have an iPod, but I do still love CDs. There’s something nice and tangible about a CD. I’m a mixture of old and new – I love my sewing machine, but I’ve also embraced new technology. The iPad is what did it for me – it’s extraordinary.
While technology efficiently delivers news stories to our desktops, laptops and mobile devices, magazines are all about context – how ideas and images are presented in relation to one another and within a larger point of view.
People thought I was very pro-computer. I was on the cover of ‘Wired’ magazine. Then things began to change. In the early ’80s, we met this technology and became smitten like young lovers. But today our attachment is unhealthy.
Technology challenges us to assert our human values, which means that first of all, we have to figure out what they are.
There are moments of opportunity for families; moments they need to put technology away. These include: no phones or texting during meals. No phones or texting when parents pick up children at school – a child is looking to make eye contact with a parent!
I love sharing photographs and websites, I’m for all of these things. I’m for Facebook. But to say that this is sociability? We begin to define things in terms of what technology enables and technology allows.
I’m not a techno-determinist. I believe we need to improve our existing human resources, and technology can only be a complement.
I feel every technology can be abused, but fundamentally we put new technologies into the service of humanity.
We humans usually feel that we are the best at everything we do, that we can safely drive ourselves. But tens of thousands of people die every year. We need to be open to having technology assist us, to find ways in which technology makes us safer.
I have a really deep belief that we create technologies to empower ourselves. We’ve invented a lot of technology that just makes us all faster and better, and I’m generally a big fan of this. I just want to make sure that this technology stays subservient to people. People are the number one entity there is on this planet.
Technology is synonymous for connection with other people.
Libraries function as crucial technology hubs, not merely for free Web access, but those who need computer training and assistance. Library business centers help support entrepreneurship and retraining.
I think technology is us, not something we invented. I think we are more psychic now because we have cell phones and you can look and see who’s calling you. When people start seeing technology as us, as humanity, our whole idea of what existence is, is going to shift.