17 Feb 2024

Paris Marx: tech won't save us

From Saturday Morning, 8:10 am on 17 February 2024
Tesla factory plant in Fremont in the San Francisco Bay Area of California.

Photo: 123RF

Silicon Valley has long promoted a vision of a future tech utopia - be that on earth, or elsewhere. 

But faced with a global climate crisis, is tech the answer? - and can it really save us from ourselves? 

Canadian tech critic Paris Marx, host of the award-winning podcast Tech Won't Save Us thinks not.

They're in New Zealand giving a talk in Auckland on Sunday.

Canadian tech critic, Paris Marx.

Canadian tech critic, Paris Marx. Photo: Supplied