Tech bringing out the worst in you? It’s time to tame it

The compromise, malleability and resolution of tech

The Compromise

Technology isn’t just digital. We started with stone tools. A hardware technology that made hunting and building easier. Then, came agriculture. A revolutionary tech — growing food in one place had lots of desirable side effects. We could grow more food, sustain a larger population, and people could specialize.

The Configurability

The digital technology revolution seems different because I wasn’t here for the invention of writing and money.

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The resolution

Tech as it stands isn’t perfect. Like we saw, the business model is concrete. Companies don’t want you to move it around.

I write about Code and Life philosophies. Sometimes both. | https://neilkakkar.com | Engineer @Bloomberg | Write (Code). Create. Recurse.

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