Legal Glossary

Definition of Techlash

Techlash is a phrase used to characterize growing popular skepticism and criticism of the effects of technology on society.

It alludes to the way technology corporations are becoming more and more viewed as powerful entities with a significant impact on the economy and governmental decisions, despite the fact that many of their actions frequently lack transparency and accountability.

Techlash can also relate to more general problems like data access, privacy worries, and security dangers brought on by technology use.

As technology permeates more aspects of our daily lives, it is crucial to preserve public trust by ensuring that tech corporations follow ethical standards and laws.

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