The Wanderer

As I walked through the wilderness of this world …

Resist the technopoly!

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As a war-cry, it lacks a certain je ne sais quoi, but Kevin DeYoung nevertheless channels Neil Postman to good effect:

My attitude toward technology is pretty simple. Like almost anything else humans create, technology can be a blessing or a curse. Some Christians harbor an immediate suspicion toward technology, assuming that anything new must be bad, especially new things they don’t understand. But many others are too quick to accept technology as an unmitigated good without considering the ways every new advance can also set us back.

Read Postman’s prescription here.

Written by Jeremy Walker

Wednesday 8 February 2012 at 12:33

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