Amish Community Not Anti-Technology, Just More Thoughtful : All Tech Considered : NPR

The Amish are perceived as shunning technology, but it’s more complicated than that. Many Amish communities embrace newer technologies such as power tools and word processors, but only after determining they won’t harm the community or disrupt family life.
— Read on www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2013/09/02/217287028/amish-community-not-anti-technology-just-more-thoughful

Your smartphone is making you stupid, antisocial and unhealthy. So why can’t you put it down? – The Globe and Mail

A decade ago, smart devices promised to change the way we think and interact, and they have – but not by making us smarter. Eric Andrew-Gee explores the growing body of scientific evidence that digital distraction is damaging our minds
— Read on www.theglobeandmail.com/technology/your-smartphone-is-making-you-stupid/article37511900/