Beware Modern Technology

modern technologyIt is extremely difficult to keep up to date with all of the impressive technological innovation being offered nowadays for organisations to run in their offices. Modern chemistry and technology are rapidly moving along this way: molecular devices and machines are, nowadays, under investigation, giving rise to the so-called molecular technology, or else termed nanotechnology.1 Between other molecular devices, those based on reversible photochemical reactions have a great interest.

In 1937, the American sociologist Read Bain wrote that “technology includes all tools, machines, utensils, weapons, instruments, housing, clothing, communicating and transporting devices and the skills by which we produce and use them.” 6 Bain’s definition remains common among scholars today, especially social scientists.

Modern technology is all about efficiency and speed; it is about ensuring face-to-face communication, connecting you to your healthcare provider, and empowering you by giving you more access and control to the kind of care you get …

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