Have We Entered a Post-Literate Technological Age?

TidBITS Opinion: Have We Entered a Post-Literate Technological Age?.

When the best someone can come up with is a vague recollection of a program’s icon, it says to me that we’ve entered a “post-literate” technological society, one in which people have lost not just the ability to read and write about a topic, but also the ability to speak about it, all while retaining the ability to use it.

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