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

In ‘Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants’ Marc Prensky describes the different ways in which people have adapted themselves to technology. Those of us who are younger have grown up in a world where iPads and smartphones were common, we would be considered Digital Natives, however, those who were born a few generations before we were, have […]

In the article “Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants” by Marc Prensky, he first establishes his terms ‘Digital Natives’ and ‘Digital Immigrants’. A Digital Native is someone who has spent their entire lives surrounded by and using computers, video games, digital music players, video cams, cell phones, and all the other toys and tools of the digital […]