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Eugene Polley (November 29, 1915 – May 20, 2012) was an engineer and engineering manager for Zenith Electronics and most widely known for inventing the wireless remote control
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Hypertext in the wild - Tim Berners-Lee (1990/91) WWW an open standard
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technology we use to organize our lives controls us
In America I had arranged with a gramophonefirm to make some of my music. Thissuggested the idea that I should composesomething whose length should bedetermined by the capacity of the record.Igor Stravinsky (1925)
Douglas AdamsAnything that is in the world when you’reborn is normal and ordinary and is just anatural part of the way the world works.Anything that’s invented between whenyou’re fifteen and thirty-five is new andexciting and revolutionary and you canprobably get a career in it.Anything invented after you’re thirty-fiveis against the natural order of things.
Plato –The Phaedrus (ca 370 bc)…you give your disciples not truth, but only the semblance of truth; theywill be hearers of many things and will have learned nothing; they willappear to be omniscient and will generally know nothing; they will betiresome company, having the show of wisdom without the reality.
“My fear is that thesetechnologies areinfantilising the brain intothe state of small childrenwho are attracted bybuzzing noises and brightlights, who have a smallattention span and wholive for the moment.”Prof. Susan Greenfield
It is absurd to talk of one animal beinghigher than another…we consider those,where the intellectual faculties mostdeveloped as the highest. – A beedoubtless would [use] … instincts as acriteria.Charles Darwin
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