to me an extension of this powerful appetite that makes us human beings. There's even a New Yorker cover I think about a family, you know, who are at the beach, and their heads are in their phones. The big issue is whether or not we're moving to a culture, and we are, where people can no longer tolerate what I'm calling the "boring bits. Often we have no idea how the computer works or what it is capable of doing. And then all of a sudden, it's better than anything.
Alone Together by, sherry, turkle, Part 1 Ripple Effects
an "object-to-think-with" is a framework for our perception of ourselves and others. And so, I mean, essentially Facebook has taken out an ad against conversation at family dinner. Because youd feel, and you'd be right to feel, that I'm, you know, partly waiting to be interrupted by all the things people, experiences, emotions, connections that are here. So its better than nothing. I- bill moyers : That's dangerous in New York City- fix Marriages in United State sherry turkle : It's dangerous. But very often, people feel as though they've politically participated if they go on a website and they check "like." They feel that that is belonging to a - making a political statement. Sherry turkle : Because the face, the presence of another person inhibits the worst.