Can technology solve the world’s problems?

The backers of Singularity University, some of the most influential technologists on the planet seem to think that yes, technology is a logical answer to solving the world’s problems.

Check out this recent exposition from the New York Times.

I argue that advances in technology + moral fortitude are the appropriate combination.

Ultimately, we are humans behind any technology. And, as humans we are the beneficiaries, or not, of any technology. Continue reading “Can technology solve the world’s problems?” »