“It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.” Edmund Burke, politician (1729 – 97).
Wednesday, 4 February 2015
IT (increasingly torpid)?
Physically inactivity is recognised as a major factor in the area of premature
deaths due to non-communicable diseases. Is technology helping or hindering? An
interesting debate is forming as to whether the overall impact of
existing and planned consumer electronics and workplace technologies are
significant factors. Will wearable fitness devices out-smart the static allure
of the television or is diet, not technology, the culprit?