The inhumanness of technology

March 17, 2011 at 5:47 am in INFORUM

LOS ANGELES Ever get the feeling that a thumbs-up on Facebook just isn’t the same as seeing a friend? Ever feel like you want more than 140 characters from someone?

Author-social scientist Sherry Turkle, in her newest book, “Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less From Each Other,” explores our growing tendency to rely on technology above human interactions. Continue Reading