In article the technological line and social changes of post-industrial society are considered. Justification of approach of a post-industrial technological way of production is given. The criterion is offered and preconditions of its formation - the facts of technologies, excellent from industrial are elicited. Examples of their development are given. Inadmissibility of backlog of our country in the field of development of postindustrial technologies is underlined.
Keywords: post-industrial society, technologies, criterion, economy condition, development prospects