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‘hanging out the dirty linen’ to delve into the ethics of IT’s role in society.

In the first part of the novel You Are Not a Gadget by Jaron Lanier, Lanier targeted on what he calls ‘cybernetic totalism‘, which is the theory of the things like the Singularity, when people upload themselves to the internet. He also presented his concern that the web 2.0 and social networking may be a cause of […]

Singularity: Something which could or has run out of control of the capabilities of humans Simulation: The imitation or virtualisation of the world’s processes or systems AI: Intelligence exhibited by machines and software which allows for interaction and thinking processes to be acted upon. Neurotransmitters: Chemicals that communicate information throughout our brain and body Trans […]

First of all, key terms. Singularity: an era in which our intelligence will become increasingly non-biological and trillions of times more powerful than it is today. Simulation: imitation of the operation of a real-world process or system over time. Networks: a network is a group of two or more computer systems linked together. AI: (Artificial […]

“The Secret of human thought Revealed” Dear fellow bloggers, I am pleased to announce that I have progressed in “How to Create a Mind” by Ray Kurzweil. Unlike the first chapter and partly the second chapter, where he just mentioned past great minds and their impact on society, Kurweil has started to explain how exactly our […]

SOPA Is Back! … As a Ransomware Virus tags: ITGS. Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

No Coincidence: Google Announces Cross-Platform Sync For Google Maps Just Ahead Of iOS 6 Launch apple tags: Itgs Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

Parents ‘aiding and abetting’ under age kids on Facebook tags: Itgs peopleandmachines security Technology News: Tech Blog: UK, US Play Piracy Tug-of-War piracy tags: itgs Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

The Case Against Google [Google Inc] tags: ITGS Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

The Case for Buying iPads for Your Kids [Tablets] tags: itgs MPAA Wants Megaupload Data Saved for Its Future Lawsuits [Megaupload] mo’ money, mo’ bizness tags: itgs Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say) | Threat Level | Wired.com tags: ITGS Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

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