If you want to understand religion, you need to understand humans. And if you want to understand humans, you need to understand bodies. Our increasingly disembodied, tech-driven lives aren’t making that any easier.
How is medical technology changing the way we view birth and death? What happens to our connection to others when we can be anonymous online? Is social media helping or hurting social justice causes?
These are a few of the questions that this Sinai and Synapses Discussion Forum explores.
Technologies penetrate every aspect of our lives, often in ways we aren’t even aware of. What Jewish values can and should guide our use of technology?
A new Pew study on religion and electronic media, hashtag activism and robot theology — here’s what’s new this week in the world of religion and technology.
Just as automation is (and will be) radically changing the economic landscape, technology is (and will be) radically changing how we perceive theology and God.
What is the value and what are the limits of “slacktivism” — low-risk, low-cost activities that aim to make the world better?