I’m a huge proponent of technology and all the incredible things it brings (like Chipotle being delivered to me through an app) but there’s also some major drawbacks. You know it’s bad when your parents or spouses have to enact “cell phone free dinners,” or you can’t even go a day without Instagraming something you’re doing. So these 9 perspectives on technology will definitely make you think about how some aspects of it have really turned out to be backwards.


Nicole Theodore is the Girls Co-Editor for Playboy.com. She enjoys traveling to strange places around the world and writing about it.