The Scoop December 2015 | Page 8

The Future:

Technology is often prematurely praised as the savior that will rescue us from our misbegotten ways and solve the world’s biggest poverty problems. Many believe it holds the power to grant a universal lifetime of health and happiness for all. On the other side of the coin, however, there are the dystopian views that technology will either dominate us or sap us so completely of our humanity that we might as well be a bunch of gadgets ourselves.

Whatever your view, there's no denying that technology has made life better for billions of people. In all actuality, it might provide us with the opportunity to provide a much higher quality of life - or will it?

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