Article: Technology Addiction Will Lead to Our Evolution–or Enslavement – Bill Davidow (The Atlantic)

Interesting point, below – just imagine what these evolutions could look like…Technology Addiction Will Lead to Our Evolution–or Enslavement – Bill Davidow – Health – The Atlantic

In a post last month, I cited mounting evidence that electronic devices are hijacking the pleasure-creating circuits in our brains, giving rise to compulsive behavior in many users. This has created a growing number of people who become prisoners to virtual worlds while they engage in dangerous activities in the physical world. The results are disturbing.

For the past 150,000 generations, evolution has designed our minds, brains, and body to live in only one world at a time. When we attempt to live in two simultaneously — the physical and the virtual — the consequences can be very serious.

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