Is technology reshaping our future and our brains?

Never before have we kept any piece of technology so close to us as our smartphones. They accompany us more than any friend, pet or romantic partner. They entertain us, teach us, and connect us. Since the World Health Organisation believes that there are over 6.9 billion phone subscriptions worldwide, these devices could be seen as a major step towards a utopian future of infinite communication. But what are the effects of smartphones? […]