Video: James Gleick On How Technology Changes Us

James Gleick, author of The Information, has been featured The Big Think’s series on Humanizing Technology. In this video interview, Gleick explains how technology has changed us, and discusses why our anxiety about information overload may be unwarranted.

Gleick also appeared on a recent episode of WNYC’s Radiolab, discussing James Turing’s contributions to math and scientist. Plus, click to watch video of his appearance at the Darien Library in Connecticut!

The Information is an eye-opening vision of how our relationship to information has transformed the very nature of human consciousness. Click to read an excerpt from the book.