Thought for the month

“There is nothing noble in being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.” Probably W.L. Sheldon, US lecturer on ethics (1858 – 1907) rather than Ernest Hemingway.

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? 

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