Summary Of The Documented Life By Sherry Turkle

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Sherry Turkle’s article, “The Documented Life,” was published in the New York Times December 15, 2013. In the article, Turkle talks about our society and dependency on technology. She feels people are more concerned about capturing the moment with a “selfie,” rather than, actually enjoying it. We find ourselves so engrossed with our phones that we tend to ignore the people around us. Even the times when there is no one around, we still grab for our phones. Turkle does find optimism in the younger generation. As they are aware how involved we are in our technology and want it to change.
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