“I’ve got nothing to hide, so I don’t care,” is a common reaction in response to global surveillance, and it appears that our response to this movement towards a ‘smartphone dystopia,’ follows the same line of uninformed thinking. Yes, tech companies have found a way to deliver the most fascinating content we could imagine, and this may be helping us to develop more informed opinions. However, it keeps us hooked to screens and doesn’t acknowledge the choices we want to make, such as when to sleep. It could be said that it is inhibiting our ability to create the lives we desire to live.
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