We may be struggling our way through a recession, but if you step back and take the long view of our world, we're better off than we've ever been. The fact is, as chronicled in Matt Ridley's recent book, The Rational Optimist, humans are living longer, happier, richer lives than ever before, and for that we have technology to thank.
Motley Fool co-founder David Gardner believes investors would do well to recognize this era-defining phenomenon and seek to cash in on it through technology stocks. Whether we're deploying our Apple iPhones to make restaurant reservations through OpenTable
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