Conversations with Gerd Leonhard #1: his latest book “Technology vs. Humanity”

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Gerd Leonhard’s latest book “Technology vs. Humanity” will be available in a few days – join Gerd at the book launch event in London tomorrow evening, on September 8th, should you be in the area.

Screen Shot 2016-09-03 at 21.19.49A new addition to the book’s web site brings the topic of the book to the point, a page listing Gerd’s bottom lines and key messages from the book, for example:

“1) Embrace technology but don’t become it. Radical human augmentation via technological means will be a downgrade not an upgrade. Technology is exponential but humans are linear (and should remain so)”, and…

“6) Efficiency should never become more important than humanity, because not everything that can be automated, should be – and happiness cannot be automated.”, and…

Watch the first episode of Gerd’s new series: Conversations with Gerd

Gabriele Ruttloff

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