Sergey Brin: Smartphones are ‘emasculating’
Sergey Brin: Smartphones are ‘emasculating’ | CNET News
Speaking at the TED Conference today in Long Beach, Calif., Brin told the audience that smartphones are “emasculating.” “You’re standing around and just rubbing this featureless piece of glass,” he said.
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Look at the fucking picture of him up there. We’re taking advice on cool from this guy? Seriously?
I can see the argument that dicking around with our phones in public is not cool, that we should pay more attention to our companions and surroundings, and less to our computer displays. Strapping a computer display to your face is not the answer.