The Age of Technological Suffering

A young White woman outside in nature at night, absorbed in her iPhonne.
A crowd of people at a concert holding up their phones to film the concert
Text on a page describing the biggest buckets of Technological Suffering
A visual depiction of 70,000 years of human history on one page, showing that our recent history is very very recent.
70,000 years of human history on one page! Each box represents 10 years.
A table outlining different types of social dimensions 250 years ago vs more recently.
A table outlining different types of perceptual dimensions 250 years ago vs more recently.
Technological Suffering perpetuates more Technological Suffering. Uh oh!
  1. Exacerbate Perceptual Distortions
  2. Increase Problematic Conditions
  3. Spread suffering exponentially
A flow chart diagram, showing how awareness helps us to have veto power over unconscious intentions.
How applied mindfulness and meditation (optionally) support awareness.

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maria bridge

maria bridge

Writing on meditation, behavioral psychology, and applied ethics. Stanford MBA, Bain alum, certified Koru Mindfulness teacher.