Privacy vs. TransparencyThere is a tendency to blame today’s technology for the foibles of society. Marshall McCluhan once said that the medium is the message, as he chronicled the transformational power of television in his sixties books and essays. At the time, the medium of television itself was not the problem. Nor was the TV …
Apple iCloud: How do you stay secure with this thing?
Nintendo says server breached, no data lost – Yahoo! News
When we first introduced computers into academic computing 50 years ago, there was one monster device somewhere in the institution. Students and faculty had to sign-up for “time” and prepare their “programs” and data entry using punch cards or tape. The end result was usually a limited few individuals sharing the system to accomplish mundane …
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