Technology is a fundamental resource for human development.
Technological change has intended and unintended consequences.
How should we control the development of technology?
Technology must be harnessed for the good of humanity and the planet.
Disruptive Technologies, Ethics, and Global Development
FILED UNDER: Editorial & Opinion, Human Impacts, Magazine Articles, Societal Impact, Topics
Today, over 90% of U.S. teenagers are online. When it comes to social media, 50% of all teenagers log on at least once a day, with 22% logging on more than 10 times a day. We, like our parents and their parents before them, are worried about the effect that technology is having on the development of our kids. The author discussed the five rules for teaching teens to live with technology responsibly.
FILED UNDER: Last Word, Magazine Articles, Privacy & Security, Societal Impact, Topics
As technological advances disrupt existing markets and value networks, change can outpace our ability to adapt.
FILED UNDER: Editorial & Opinion, Environment, Ethics, Magazine Articles, Societal Impact
The Trump administration cannot simply reject current theories of climate change based on nothing more than that it may conflict with a constituency’s self-interest or one’s sheer lack of understanding.
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