Part 1 of 3 arguing Why Everyone Should Care About Sci-Fi & Tech
Non-nerds can feel gate-kept out of discussions around science fiction and technology or may simply be uninterested in them. Self-identified nerds might claim that caring enough about sci-fi and tech means accepting and embracing all aspects and manifestations of them without criticizing them overmuch. Despite being on the opposite ends of personal investment, both groups miss the point in carefully examining the direction in which both the fictional genre and the real-life industry are headed.
Science fiction and technology inspire each other and, in turn, collectively inspire and shape the future. What kind of future are we looking at, given the current state of affairs in tech? Continue reading “Why Even Luddites Should Care About Tech”