Tamara today, people who are still actually anti-science a whole movement called the anti-vaxxers who refused to acknowledge the evidence that vaccinations have eradicated smallpox and who, by their prejudices, are actually endangering the very children they want to protect, and I totally reject this anti scientific pessimism.
I am profoundly optimistic about the ability of new technology to serve as a liberator and to remake the world remake the world remake the world wondrously and benignly.
Indeed, in countless respects, technology is already doing just that.
Nanotechnology I mentioned earlier revolutionising Medicine by designing Robert robots.
A fraction of the size of a red blood cell capable of swimming through our bodies, dispensing medicine and attacking malignant cells like some Star Wars, Armada, neural interface, technology, hero interface technology is producing a new generation of cochlear implants.
I think of new tools that we acquired, but over which we, the human race, had the advantage which we controlled, and that is not necessarily the case in the digital age.
You may keep your secrets from your friends from your parents, your children, your doctor, even your personal trainer, but it takes real effort to conceal your thoughts from Google from Google from Google, and, if that is true today in future, there may be nowhere to hide in Future there may be nowhere to hide no, where to hide.
No, where to hide, though, where to hide.
Smart cities will Poli late with sensors all joined together by the Internet of Things, Ballards communing invisibly with lampposts, but this technology could also be used to keep every citizen under round-the-clock surveillance.
A future Alexa will pretend to take orders, but this Alexa will be watching you clocking her tongue and stamping her foot .