The Transformational Value Of Connecting Technology And People, Part 1: Agriculture

My older son, a journalist, and I have spirited conversations over whether technology can solve our planet’s most vexing societal and business problems. After two decades of seeing miraculous changes in Silicon Valley, I advocate that technology can improve everything from reducing world hunger and poverty to boosting business productivity and performance. My son, however, says, “No, it’s people who can change things for the better by working more collaboratively.”