Ethical phones

Decarraig padraig at
Wed Jul 19 22:08:04 UTC 2017

> On 19 Jul 2017, at 21:10, Johannes Zarl-Zierl <jzarl at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I guess you both have a point: Reusing a device is more ethical than throwing 
> a working phone in the trash. Buying a device that tries hard not to exploit 
> workers in low-wage countries is more ethical than supporting a manufacturer 
> that optimizes solely for its own profit.
> Ethics is very much about reasoning about ambiguous problems.

Fair point

> On Dienstag, 18. Juli 2017 22:23:00 CEST Kurtis Hanna wrote:
>>> Sent from my iPad
> Is that irony I'm sensing?

Oops !


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