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“Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God’s gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences.”

- Freeman Dyson, physicist       

"When it comes to technology, most people overestimate it in the short term but underestimate it in the long term."

- Arthur C. Clarke, author        

"Technology is power."

- Ray Kurzweil, Director of Engineering at Google         

I love technology! I feel that technological progress will be the most exciting, most impactful and most stressful characteristic of the coming decades. My perspective on technology is similar to that of economist Andrew McAfee who gave the following great 15 minute TED (technology, entertainment, design) talk:

My favourite quote from the video? 'We see technology deeply impacting education...' If only it were more true...

Here's another TED talk from McAfee on similar lines:

Watch also this great TED lecture from 2015:

In a nice quote from the above video, the presenter suggests that the invention of a computer that is as smart as a human (somewhere between 2040 and 2050?) will be the last invention humans ever need to make, because from that point on computers will be better at inventing than we are...

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