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Understand Very

I don't understand technology, and I'm very scared of it.

- Adam Driver

Part Bernard

Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, sees technology as an augmentation to current healing tools - but not a replacement for human kindness, an integral part of healthcare.

- Adam Lashinsky

World Following

Technology is changing the world; it's changing our sport. It's changing the way people are following the NBA.

- Adam Silver

Grow Grew

I'm a first-born child of a Chinese immigrant family, I grew up on the East Coast. And I have to admit, I did not grow up around technology.

- Aileen Lee

TV Watching Tv

Do you realize if it weren't for Edison we'd be watching TV by candlelight?

- Al Boliska

Top Just

Ministry is just ZZ Top with technology.

- Al Jourgensen

Software Own

People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware.

- Alan Kay

Act Computer

The protean nature of the computer is such that it can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited.

- Alan Kay

Born Were

Technology is anything that wasn't around when you were born.

- Alan Kay

Software Worm

In software systems it is often the early bird that makes the worm.

- Alan Perlis

Think Poorly

I think it is inevitable that people program poorly. Training will not substantially help matters. We have to learn to live with it.

- Alan Perlis

Means Efficient

Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.

- Aldous Huxley

More Them

Of course, the discounting of future earnings should hurt all stocks. But it should hurt technology stocks more than others, because so many of them are valued at extremely high levels relative to their current earnings.

- Alex Berenson

Important Which

Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking of them.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Side Effects

Our technological powers increase, but the side effects and potential hazards also escalate.

- Alvin Toffler

Change Engine

The great growling engine of change - technology.

- Alvin Toffler

Some Which

Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.

- Ambrose Bierce


Inventor: A person who makes an ingenious arrangement of wheels, levers and springs, and believes it civilization.

- Ambrose Bierce

New Like

I like new technology.

- Anderson Cooper

Big Some

The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.

- Andrew Brown

Significance PC

Just as we could have rode into the sunset, along came the Internet, and it tripled the significance of the PC.

- Andy Grove

Law Congress

Congress will pass a law restricting public comment on the Internet to individuals who have spent a minimum of one hour actually accomplishing a specific task while on line.

- Andy Grove

New Making

Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose.

- Andy Rooney

Nature More

The machine does not isolate man from the great problems of nature but plunges him more deeply into them.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Country Needs

What the country needs are a few labor-making inventions.

- Arnold H. Glasow

Magic Advanced

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

- Arthur C. Clarke

Society May

Our lifetime may be the last that will be lived out in a technological society.

- Arthur C. Clarke

Medical Truly

Medical Device technology is truly interdisciplinary.

- Chris Toumazou

System Gotten

The Internet is a telephone system that's gotten uppity.

- Clifford Stoll

Powerful How

It is only when they go wrong that machines remind you how powerful they are.

- Clive James


I'm not a technology person.

- Cote de Pablo

Some Encounter

Reilly Brown is a master of balancing action, humor, and extreme violence, and his character designs for some of the alien races and technology that we encounter is just amazing.

- Cullen Bunn

Humans Interact

Technology is changing the way we interact as humans.

- Dan Brown

People Industry

Technology has not only changed the way people are able to view movies, it has changed the way our industry produces and advertises movies.

- Dan Glickman

Religious Which

I have an almost religious zeal... not for technology per se, but for the Internet which is for me, the nervous system of mother Earth, which I see as a living creature, linking up.

- Dan Millman

Disability Some

These days the technology can solve our problems and then some. Solutions may not only erase physical or mental deficits but leave patients better off than 'able-bodied' folks. The person who has a disability today may have a superability tomorrow.

- Daniel H. Wilson

So Much Fun

Technology is so much fun but we can drown in our technology. The fog of information can drive out knowledge.

- Daniel J. Boorstin

More Sites

A vital step for the technology sector is to signpost legitimate search options far more clearly and to delete links to sites that promote illegally sourced content.

- David Puttnam

Movie No Excuse

I'm of the opinion that the technology is in a place where there's really no excuse not to just make your movie.

- Dax Shepard

Tax Which

I have advocated an entirely different approach than cap and tax, which would be worldwide in application and which emphasizes technology as a way of reducing total emissions.

- Jim Sensenbrenner

Very Two-Thirds

Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing... you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn't affect two-thirds of the people of the world.

- Jimmy Carter

Some Makes

Some areas of technology really don't interest me at all, but I welcome anything that makes life easier instead of harder.

- Joanne Harris

Know About

I don't know much about technology anymore.

- John McAfee

Tom Blinds

Relying on the government to protect your privacy is like asking a peeping tom to install your window blinds.

- John Perry Barlow

Treats Routes

The Internet treats censorship as a malfunction and routes around it.

- John Perry Barlow

Mind Humane

We will create a civilization of the Mind in Cyberspace. May it be more humane and fair than the world your governments have made before.

- John Perry Barlow

Modeling Rat

The research rat of the future allows experimentation without manipulation of the real world. This is the cutting edge of modeling technology.

- John Spencer

Health Needs

I have seen that technology has contributed to improved communication, that it's contributed to better health care, that it's contributed to better food supplies, that it has contributed to all the basic human needs.

- John Warnock

Still Use

Technology gives us power, but it does not and cannot tell us how to use that power. Thanks to technology, we can instantly communicate across the world, but it still doesn't help us know what to say.

- Jonathan Sacks

Face Cyberspace

Cyberspace can't compensate for real space. We benefit from chatting to people face to face.

- Jonathan Sacks

Say Like

The Internet is a tool, a technology, and we like to say that it has all of these properties, but really, it's just a place where our writing is.

- Joshua Cohen

Say Scientist

To say a scientist is not at all responsible is wrong. But to say that someone who invents a piece of knowledge or technology is responsible for all future uses is ridiculous. It doesn't have to be that binary.

- Astro Teller

Think Problem

The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do.

- B. F. Skinner

Silent Wrote

I wrote 'Time of the Dark' in 1978 and 'The Silent Tower' in 1984, so the thing that sticks out for me is how totally technology has changed. I suppose that's the great peril for real-world crossovers.

- Barbara Hambly

Accounting Know

I know what I don't know. To this day, I don't know technology, and I don't know finance or accounting.

- Bernard Ebbers

Accounting Know

I don't know technology and engineering. I don't know accounting.

- Bernard Ebbers


The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.

- Bill Gates

Motivating Them

Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.

- Bill Gates

Doubt Forward

We know that, when it comes to technology and the economy, if you're not constantly moving forward, then - without a doubt - you're moving backwards.

- Bill Owens


We are so reliant on power and technology for everything.

- Billy Burke

Get Great Way

The internet is a great way to get on the net.

- Bob Dole

Big Chip

The big advancement in our BCM7445 home gateway chip is that it uses the next-generation compression technology called HEVC - High-Efficiency Video Coding.

- Henry Samueli

Some Strategic

A total nuclear freeze is counterproductive - especially now, when technology is rapidly changing and the Soviets have some important strategic advantages.

- Herman Kahn

Essence More

The essence of architecture is form and space, and light is the essential element to the key to architectural design, probably more important than anything. Technology and materials are secondary.

- I. M. Pei

New Introduced

Every time new technology is introduced, especially involving reproduction, you get the 'yuck' effect.

- Brigitte Boisselier

Think Here

I used to think that cyberspace was fifty years away. What I thought was fifty years away, was only ten years away. And what I thought was ten years away... it was already here. I just wasn't aware of it yet.

- Bruce Sterling

Using Subjects

GIS is the only technology that actually integrates many different subjects using geography as its common framework.

- Jack Dangermond

Which Most

We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology.

- Carl Sagan

Other Queer

Technology... is a queer thing. It brings you great gifts with one hand, and it stabs you in the back with the other.

- Carrie Snow

Cases Cheaply

Working alone on a poem, a poet is of all artists the most free. The poem can be written with a modicum of technology, and can be published, in most cases, quite cheaply.

- James Fenton

Love Sports

People spend money on sports, and I just don't do golf, I hate it. But I love sailing and the technology aspect.

- James H. Clark

Today Too

Today, technology asks too much of people.

- Chad Hurley

Business Sports

In various fields, such as science, technology, sports, business and the arts, immigrants enrich our culture every single day.

- Charles B. Rangel


The digital camera is a great invention because it allows us to reminisce. Instantly.

- Demetri Martin

Worthy Controls

Technology is supposed to make our lives easier, allowing us to do things more quickly and efficiently. But too often it seems to make things harder, leaving us with fifty-button remote controls, digital cameras with hundreds of mysterious features and book-length manuals, and cars with dashboard systems worthy of the space shuttle.

- James Surowiecki

Needs Damages

The most important and urgent problems of the technology of today are no longer the satisfactions of the primary needs or of archetypal wishes, but the reparation of the evils and damages by the technology of yesterday.

- Dennis Gabor

Will Displace

For infrastructure technology, C will be hard to displace.

- Dennis Ritchie

Think Mostly

I think complexity is mostly sort of crummy stuff that is there because it's too expensive to change the interface.

- Jaron Lanier

Digital Will

Style used to be an interaction between the human soul and tools that were limiting. In the digital era, it will have to come from the soul alone.

- Jaron Lanier

Legend Turned

Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation.

- Jean Arp


Technology is such a broad kind of term, it really applies to so many things, from the electric light to running cars on oil. All of these different things can be called technology. I have kind of a love-hate relationship with it, as I expect most people do. With the computer, I spend so many hours sitting in front of a computer.

- Jeff Bridges

Things Looked

The technology of the time dictated the way things looked.

- Douglas Trumbull

System Which

The system of nature, of which man is a part, tends to be self-balancing, self-adjusting, self-cleansing. Not so with technology.

- E. F. Schumacher

Enough More

We are already producing enough food to feed the world. We already have technology in place that allows us to produce more than we can find a market for.

- Jeremy Rifkin


Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring.

- Jesse James Garrett


A satellite has no conscience.

- Edward R. Murrow

Will Old

The newest computer can merely compound, at speed, the oldest problem in the relations between human beings, and in the end the communicator will be confronted with the old problem, of what to say and how to say it.

- Edward R. Murrow


One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

- Elbert Hubbard

Source Use

Intelligence is the source of technology. If we can use technology to improve intelligence, that closes the loop and potentially creates a positive feedback cycle.

- Eliezer Yudkowsky

Powerful Any

Any powerful technology can be abused.

- K. Eric Drexler

Should Exporter

India should be an exporter of technology.

- Kapil Sibal

Touch Worse

We all know Sen. Feinstein is out of touch, but just to make it worse, by not embracing today's technology, she isn't even connected. Out of touch and disconnected.

- Elizabeth Emken

Little Bit Bit

I'm hoping they slow down a little bit with technology, because I'm just trying to keep up.

- Kate Upton

Think About

I did two master's degrees - aeronautics and astronautics, and the second one was technology and policy. That taught me how to think about issues in science and technology as they relate to the general public.

- Emily Calandrelli

Going Long Time

I'm going to be in technology for a long time.

- Eric Lefkofsky

Own General

In general in technology, if you own a platform that's valuable, you can monetize it.

- Eric Schmidt


Technology is not destiny.

- Erik Brynjolfsson

Always May

It may not always be profitable at first for businesses to be online, but it is certainly going to be unprofitable not to be online.

- Esther Dyson

Business More

I'll be involved more with Adobe overall in terms of our technology direction and the problems we are trying to solve, working across the different business units at Adobe.

- Kevin Lynch

Very Rationally

Sending people into space is very important culturally. That's really the justification. You cannot rationally justify it on the basis of the science and technology we get out of it.

- Kip Thorne