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The Spiritual Cost of Gadgets

 by Bennett Gordon

Tags: Spirituality, gadgets, iPhones, health, Standpoint,

Technology Frustration

The real cost of a new laptop, cell phone, or gadget may not be listed in the fine print of the agreement. Each new gizmo also has a “Malfunction Tax” on people’s time, spiritual health, and wellbeing. Writing for Standpoint, Lionel Shriver describes the hidden cost of the new doohickies, thingamajigs, and inanimate chunks of plastic that invade our lives. She writes:

Source: Standpoint 

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