“We’re a generation of smartphones and dumb people”

Me and my Dad, somewhere in the late 1970s or early 1980s

One was to describe the world we live in today is as a “contradiction”. We have so many ways to connect with each other and share our lives and yet the primary ways we do that also isolate us from meaningful human contact. The instrument of our isolation is also the device we use to…… Continue reading “We’re a generation of smartphones and dumb people”

Have your drone walk your dog

http://vimeo.com/95078536 This is amusing but it also strikes me as a bit of a sad regression. Surely walking the dog benefits the human as well as the dog? If you get your drone to walk the dog, you’re basically abdicating a very human activity which has the benefit of reintegrating the human into the immediate…… Continue reading Have your drone walk your dog