Tagged With bravery

Ugh. Technology can be stressful, am I right? Even though we're living in the age of convenience ("internet of things," et cetera, et cetera) some people want to get analogue and abandon their smartphones. I'm totally OK with that! (Depending on my mood, I might even be a little jealous.) But much like "Why I'm Leaving New York" essays, we seldom need to hear your take on why life is so much better without the luxuries of tech. And yet here we are, with an article courtesy of the BBC, about brave men like tech entrepreneur Steve Hilton and comedian Ari Shaffir's decision to give up dat iPhone life.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Ugh. Technology can be stressful, am I right? Even though we're living in the age of convenience ("internet of things," et cetera, et cetera) some people want to get analogue and abandon their smartphones. I'm totally OK with that! (Depending on my mood, I might even be a little jealous.) But much like "Why I'm Leaving New York" essays, we seldom need to hear your take on why life is so much better without the luxuries of tech. And yet here we are, with an article courtesy of the BBC, about brave men like tech entrepreneur Steve Hilton and comedian Ari Shaffir's decision to give up dat iPhone life.