Noreena quoted on loneliness in Irish Independent

Technology can exacerbate or alleviate loneliness, but it’s up to us to get the balance right

Big Tech believes it can innovate us out of loneliness but can more apps and algorithms really be the answer to a very human problem? Four years ago, Covid-19 swept into our world. upending our best-laid plans and lives. It seemed to exacerbate another pandemic; that of loneliness, which was building slowly, digging painfully into our modern lives.

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