by Zoë Pollock
[All the people I talked to] talk about technology as being analogous to food. You need food, you need technology. This is not a Luddite philosophy--it’s just that some food is Brussels sprouts and some is Twinkies. Just as you can overeat, you can abuse your brain by overindulging or making bad choices about technology. No one would say food is good, let’s eat as much as possible.’
We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.