final proj ev2.249 due by 2:45
today talk intelligently about why its important to demoratize science and technology policy. This part
is our IN to what kind of society we want to live in, the way to democratize tech policies to help decide
Ray cursevile interviewing marvin malinksy?
2nd quiz need to intelligently discuss technilogical singularity as described by author Vernor Vinge?
The idea is borrowing from theoretical notion from physics singularity: the event horizon of a
Reflection essay structure
Intro- Clearly state boldly the main thesis of my relfection essay. In this essay I will be arguing
I will argue cs is science
Follow intro up with at least two paragraphs that support our main thesis.
Warshack test? more specific than ink blot test. Author suggests were at beginning stages of potentially
problematic relationship with artificial things such as Furbies
We have entered a new relationship with these things. They ev
4 theories conceptualizing the relationship between tech and society
This means society is 100% shaped by technology. T->S
Hard TD T->S (Karl Marx) General idea of marx is that there is ageneral heirarchy in society that
For the project, option one discusses dilemmas, in the philosophical sense, dilemma means two sides
are true at the same time. Idea for me is encryption in the news, hackers won the case against
parliament (british or canada?). Debate of privacy
SOPA-Bill about the freedom to connect. Intended to curb online piracy of music, movies, etc. But it was
an example of taking a sledge hammer as a solution to a problem that needed a scalpel. If passed the
law would allow a company to cutoff finances to e