Technology Makes Tasks Easier, But Not the Task of Living in the Moment

Yesterday I deposited a check at the bank and did each step painstakingly to make sure it went through. It's a simple process, but sometimes the simple things are harder for me, since I have issues trusting that things are really supposed to go smoothly. It gives me a sense of control if my hard … Continue reading Technology Makes Tasks Easier, But Not the Task of Living in the Moment

As Computers Become Like Humans, Humans Become Like Robots

We are advancing in how to make computers mimic humans, such as a camera imitating a human eye or smart speakers that respond to our requests. While at the same time, humans are becoming more robotic—doing things by rote, on autopilot. Instead of living mindfully and marveling at the wonders of the human eye and … Continue reading As Computers Become Like Humans, Humans Become Like Robots