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When We become a Muse to Our Tools

Brian Takita
Authors:Brian Takita
Posted on:June 11, 2017

What happens when we become a muse to our tools?

What happens when we become a muse to our tools?

When YouTube suggests videos that cater to your proclivities, what you see in your feed will be a reflection on your conscious attention domain.

Would the nature of modern conscious enlightenment be a sort of leveling-up administered by machine learning algorithms?

Would we be better off if we consciously create & choose our tools? When would it make sense to take what is easily given with all the consequences? When would it make sense to create a tool that purely fulfills a need without unwanted attachments?

Some "it depends" questions to consider…

This post was inspired by Alan Watts[1].

[1]: Alan Watts Too much Thinking will throw you into Illusion