With the Annual Bar Association’s (ABA) Techshow 2015 coming up next week, we talked with WestlawNext-sponsored keynote speaker Nicholas Carr to get a preview on what he will be discussing. In the podcast below, Carr also talks with us about the consequences surrounding our dependence on computers, how our relationship with technology has changed the practice of law, and his take on the Right To Be Forgotten.

If you are attending ABA Techshow, hear Carr speak on Friday, April 17 at 12:45 p.m., and stop by the Thomson Reuters booth (#307) after the speech for a chance to meet him.The first 100 to stop by the booth will receive a signed book.

Visit our ABA Techshow landing page for more information.

Nicholas Carr writes about technology and culture. He is the author of the acclaimed new book The Glass Cage: Automation and Us, which examines the personal and social consequences of our ever growing dependency on computers. His previous work, The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains, was a 2011 Pulitzer Prize finalist and a New York Times bestseller. He blogs at http://www.roughtype.com/.