Questions we should ask ourselves when we hear about technical ‘breakthroughs’

When new technologies emerge, hype often surrounds them. This hype can make it hard to know what they truly make possible, what they could be useful for and what their impacts— both positive of harmful — could be.

Below are a set of questions that we should ask frequently when we hear about ‘breakthroughs’ in tech. I am keen to hear people’s thoughts on these, especially other questions they think are helpful.

Feel free to add yours in the comments section below.

Questions to ask ourselves frequently

Intentional technology @ Computer Says Maybe, co-founder @engnroom

Intentional technology @ Computer Says Maybe, co-founder @engnroom