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In this talk Sherry Turkle does an amazing job tackling the issues surrounding our love for and attachment to technology.
Turkle is a professor in the Program in Science, Technology and Society at MIT and the founder and director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self.

I am guilty of all the things she describes, I love my screens and often feel that they cause me to avoide reflection. In this talk she says “you end up feeling isolated if you don’t cultivate the capacity to feel solitude…” I think the “capacity to feel solitude” is something so incredibly valuable…

Read more about Sherry and watch the talk over at TED HERE!


I saw this Masters in Graphic Design thesis project by Emily Roose a while ago and thought it was such an interesting “juxtaposition of fast moving news with what might be one of the slowest forms of communication, the cross-stitch” as Public School has put it so nicely…

Check out their feature HERE!