Archive for March, 2009
Written by the Computer Ethics Institute (whose website is now defunct), posted on the Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (CPSR) site: 1. Thou shalt not use a computer to harm other people. 2. Thou shalt not interfere with other people’s computer work. 3. Thou shalt not snoop around in other people’s computer files. 4. Thou […]
The first of my bi-monthly articles as Comment magazine’s technology columnist has been published online. This column’s focus is technology and community: http://www.cardus.ca/comment/article/897/ There is no forum for commenting on articles there (ironic for a publication called Comment, eh?), but I invite your responses here.
A friend of mine collected several videos by Microsoft envisioning the future of technology. http://yapdates.blogspot.com/2009/03/future-according-to-microsoft.html There are some cool ideas there. I was intrigued to see that in Microsoft’s view of the future, people will still walk into a bank brank and interact with a human being when getting a loan. Handshakes are not a […]