A perspective is presented on how communications technology has evolved over the last century and has resulted in the digital revolution and information explosion affecting bio-communications today. IMTM actively cooperate with academic institutions at national level, through development of software solutions aimed on providing support to learning and teaching, as well as through recently established Montenegrin Cyber Security Educational Center (MCEC).
That toilet might be just the ticket for one of the Gates’ vacation homes but, for a rural dweller in a developing country, there are already cheap, sanitary, low-tech toilets available through organizations like SOIL The hubristic toilet competition encourages innovation for the sake of innovation, an egotistical trap that blocks viable, existing solutions from widespread adoption.
For the Kaitiaki Collective to have the greatest positive effects on the intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual development of your child, modern technology will be absent. And better understand of technology will help protect future elections, with leaders who can distinguish between simple mechanical failure and a direct cyber attack on voting machines. Competency – Increased dependency on modern tools like calculators has reduced on our creativity.
The first thing I’d like to say about modern technology is this: I’d be dead without it. So would my son, surgically delivered and hospitalized for jaundice, and so too most of the people I know who at some point or another have stamped out life-threatening infections with antibiotics.
The notion of appropriate technology was developed in the 20th century by thinkers such as E. F. Schumacher and Jacques Ellul to describe situations where it was not desirable to use very new technologies or those that required access to some centralized infrastructure or parts or skills imported from elsewhere.