Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Technology”

The Eye Of Smartphone Sauron

Orthodox patriarch says ‘Antichrist’ will control world through devices. Don’t laugh

Posted January 9th, 2019

‘Gradually, Then Suddenly’

Coming tech changes that will shake our lives and our politics

Posted January 4th, 2019

The Agony Of Fortnite Addiction

The popular game is causing epic battles between parents and their sons

Posted December 26th, 2018

Social Media Parenting

Second thoughts about making public examples of your children, for ‘good’ or ill

Posted December 7th, 2018

Chill About Your Kid’s Smartphone? Reconsider

Rise in children sexually abusing children. One cause? Exposure to pornography

Posted December 1st, 2018

Smartphone As Cathedral

Protestantism’s postmodern apotheosis in a church that can be ‘fully experienced’ in one’s hand

Posted November 7th, 2018

Catholicism, Islam, Devil Smartphones

Three stories that caught my eye

Posted October 27th, 2018

Google, The ‘Good Censor’

Leaked internal company study calls on Internet giant to suppress ‘evil’

Posted October 10th, 2018

Dear Parents, Don’t Be Idiots

Do you let your teen or adolescent daughter use Snapchat and other social media? You’d better rethink that. Here’s why

Posted July 22nd, 2018

A Pizza Lesson

Bearing the cost of injured dignity, over the price of low-paid men losing their jobs

Posted July 20th, 2018

Social (Media) Justice Warriors Storm Eden

After Facebook attack by black activist, woke Portland bakery fires employees it admits followed the rules

Posted July 19th, 2018

Morry Matson, History’s Greatest Monster

CVS fires trembly white manager after conflict with black customer goes viral

Posted July 16th, 2018

Transhumanism & Modern Gnosticism

‘Men as righteous as we could not be judged harshly,’ right?

Posted July 13th, 2018

Tech Hates Your Kids

‘Persuasive technology’ and the hacking of your children’s brains

Posted July 11th, 2018

‘Look Up! Look Up!’

A reader advises: Get your eyes off of the screen and see the beauty and goodness of the world

Posted June 28th, 2018

Should I Use Tiles?

Is the convenience of the Bluetooth tracking devices worth the loss of privacy?

Posted June 13th, 2018

Jaron Lanier: We Blew It

The Silicon Valley pioneer regrets

Posted April 25th, 2018