Geek Ethicist: YUCK! Maybe Not

Geek Ethicist

“Dear Ethicist– A couple of months ago I was sitting in a waiting room, flipping through magazines when I found an article that said smartphones (and tablets!) have more germs on them than your average toilet: Here! Here!  Here! and Here! Of course, the very next day my co-worker wanted to show me some pictures […]

Are Cell Phones Stopping Us From Interacting?

It sounds odd that the most innovative personal communication device of all humankind’s history would also be the biggest stopping block to human interaction. Why would such an electronic marvel that makes phone calls, sends text messages, connects with the internet and has an internal computer more powerful than the system on Apollo 11 that […]