TED TALK: Is technology our savior — or our slayer?

12 min Source: Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) Talks October 2023
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Examines the narrow vision of futurism dominated by elites, advocating for "ustopias"—inclusive futures shaped collectively.


  1. Elite futurists prioritize tech and space over vital services like healthcare and housing.
  2. Silicon Valley and Hollywood overlook human impact on tech.
  3. "Ustopias" blend utopian and dystopian elements, emphasizing collective well-being.
  4. Barcelona and Atlanta showcase community-led initiatives against tech-centric approaches.