It happens every time! Technology brings changes and advances, most of which benefit us all. Yet a certain percentage of the population are always playing the Luddites or the “World is Ending” tune, just as they did in the past. As examples:
1. It was thought that the human body would suffer great damages if it ever went much over 40 MPH in a train.
2. Cars were lamented because of the damage to the horse trade – all those people would be unemployed.
3. Flying? Forget it.
4. Computers and robots were going to put us all out of work. [Read more…]