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Technology and Access to Knowledge


Technology isn't always the blessing that we might wish for. It often obfuscates issues by introducing additional complications. On the other hand, it does some tasks exceedingly well. In particular, it stores, organizes and provides access to information in various forms. It can make it possible to grapple with quantities of information which on paper (or in the head) are overwhelming. Still, the impact of adopting technological solutions to the growing crisis of information overdose has yet to be clearly understood.