Saturday, June 16, 2012

The Greatest Technology Status Symbol: Not Using Technology

Read this article in The Atlantic, which also mentions famous people such as Woody Allen and Winona Ryder not using mobile phones.

Sure, there are all sorts of philosophical reasons to forego the latest gizmos, but the bottom line is this: these people can afford to do so. Emailing, browsing the web, loading a phone with apps, movies, and music -- all of these things are basically grunt work.