technological quotes

When we assess the impact of technological changes, we tend to downplay things that happened a while ago.Ha-Joon Chang

Our technological infrastructure alienates us from each other. No need to form a workplace community, everybody there will be out in a year or two, and so will you, looking for a better place.Mary Douglas

We cannot escape that Hollywood is in the middle of a wave of technological change. The current angst over all the implications of new entertainment technology is nothing new.Michael Eisner

The pace of technological change in recent years has been both impressive and positive for consumers.Mike Ferguson

The rate of technological and human physiological change in the 20th century has been remarkable. Beyond that, a synergy between the improved technology and physiology is more than the simple addition of the two.Robert Fogel

Advances have fallen, generally, for everything except the biggest potential bestsellers. Given all the changes, both economic and technological, SF hasn't done too badly.Alan Dean Foster

Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.Aldous Huxley

Technological advances could allow us to see more clearly into our own lives.Kevin Kelly

All of the biggest technological inventions created by man - the airplane, the automobile, the computer - says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness.Mark Kennedy

The work requires a moderately large investment in technological and theoretical developments and long periods of time to carry them out, without the pressure to achieve quick or short term results.Aaron Klug

I have always felt that, aside from research that violates universal human mores, when it comes to technological applications, that which can be done will be done.Lawrence M. Krauss

I'm serenely convinced that we are heading into what will amount to a 'time out' from technological progress as we know it.James Howard Kunstler

I think it's important for all culturally literate people to understand the technological substrate of new developments.Hari Kunzru

I've turned into a technological wizard. I can send emails now, which for me is unbelievable. They don't make any sense, but I can send them. I call it e-mithering.Mark Lawrenson

The sun as the expression of old world energy is torn down from the heavens by modern man, who by virtue of his technological superiority creates his own energy source.El Lissitzky

Technological man can't believe in anything that can't be measured, taped, or put into a computer.Clare Boothe Luce

I hate the technological rip-offs that pass for music formats these days, and go back to vinyl to hear a good record because the sound is always so much fuller. I don't even like listening to music in the car.John Lydon

What is sure is that technological change is accelerating in all directions and, like children playing in a fountain, consumers are reveling in the experience.Simon Mainwaring

Clearly the human story is one of acceleration. There has been a Moore curve in terms of the number of people alive on the planet, our technological ability, and our ability to understand ourselves. We have had this extraordinary, explosive growth in our ingenuity.Andrew Marr

Twitter has already birthed an entire ecosystem of other sites that extend its power or interact with it. But Twitter isn't just a platform for technological innovation: It's showing signs as an engine of creativity for the language, too.Erin McKean