We may be technologically advanced, but at our cores, we are as simple as children, as fascinated by technology as an infant is by their crib mobile.
We eventually come to replace intimacy with this electronic facilitator.
I had a long dream, almost a hallucination, which was a long and compelling and seductive take in reality, as if my phone were an entry way to a madhouse, as if Rod Serling was beckoning me to The Twilight Zone.
No doubt the smartphone has changed human life in a very short time. AT least in the western world. Who’d a thunk it?
Yes. Consciously or Unconsciously, the smartphone is a toy, with built-in “adult” features to confuse or obfuscate the preferred function. Business phone, dating app, onanistic facilitator, the tool is there for whatever reason.