Thought we'd share this interesting piece from Strategy + Business. It's called Digital Technology and Sustainability: Positive Mutual Reinforcement.
It makes some noteworthy points. This one's particularly thought-provoking:
If people are to develop “safe” digital technology, they must ensure that it aligns with humanity’s values, promising applications of the technology that do not harm humans or other species.
That’s why we think there is a third element to consider: social impact value, which focuses on minimizing environmental damage and maximizing value from extracted resources, building biodiversity, neuro-diversity, and community inclusion.
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