The media promotes celbrits, consumerism, Sensationalism, sandal, sex tapes and the entire bit. There are numerous biblical verses, when read in context of the prophets ‘limited’ understanding of contemporary technology and nuclear fusion, which describe nuclear warfare, destruction of countries by battle, illness and famine, because of Mankind’s revolt and greed!
That we manage these problems with technology implies our being locked into a technological society determined: machines demand machines, and we not have a lot say in determining direction, only forecasting coming apocalypses and thrilling new software revisions.
And I usually spiralled into the Internet’s vortex myself, clicking, for instance, on an educational article about expertise and distraction and by some means winding up at a viral video a couple of Brazilian bike owner who is sideswiped by a rushing truck and lands, miraculously, on a mattress.
One commentator, W. E. Moore, has prompt that ‘a more tenable formulation’ than the entire autonomy of technology may be that technology is ‘a section of culture extra subject to alter than different aspects of culture, and due to this fact presumably of causal significance in social change’, adding that ‘underneath certain situations this is likely to be appropriate’ (in Potter & Sarre 1974, p. 484).
He predicts that a number of opportunists might make the most of the technology to control automated systems which could possibly put many individuals out of work very all of a sudden, and also give the controller extreme cash, power, and control over the inhabitants.