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Fears about Computer Technology


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Fears about Computer Technology

  1. 1. Fears About Computer Technology <br />Alexander MercierMauricio Calle<br />December 3, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Table of Contents<br />1. What Does Fears About Computer Technology Mean?<br />2. Information Technology<br />-Cyber Fraud<br />-Confidential Intelligence<br />3. Industrial Technology<br />-Job Loss<br />4. Experimental Technology <br />-Large Hadron Collider<br />
  3. 3. Table of Contents Continued <br />5. Hypothetical Technology <br />-Nanorobotics<br />-Artificial Intelligence<br />6. Weapon Technology<br />-Past <br />-Present <br />-Future<br />7. Summary<br />8. Conclusion<br />9. References<br />
  4. 4. What does Fears About Computer Technology Mean?<br />Also referred to as Technophobia<br />Means fear or dislike of computers or technology<br />*1<br />
  5. 5. Information Technology<br />Cyber fraud is many different types of illegal activity through the internet which is also tightly connected to Identity theft<br />*2<br />
  6. 6. Information Technology<br />Trying to contact a person through fraudulent emails to retrieve information from you<br />Credit card theft which has been on the rise quite a bit in the past 10 years<br />*3<br />
  7. 7. Information Technology<br />Common types of Credit card fraud <br />Counterfeit – Duplicating another persons credit card in order to steal money <br />No card present – Having information about the card to use over the internet<br />Identity theft – Using a credit card with another falsified identification can result in another person using all your information and identity at their disposal<br />
  8. 8. Information Technology<br />Many times confidential/government intelligence get passed around and often leaked<br />Causes many problems on highly classified information getting into the wrong hands<br />*4<br />
  9. 9. Industrial Technology<br />Technology was made to make lives easier in many forms <br />People started to use it to build and create products faster and better then a human can<br />*5<br />
  10. 10. Industrial Technology<br />As the technology in the industrial world blooms the jobs that once was made by man is slowly disintegrating<br />The impact out be having many people lose there jobs <br />*6<br />
  11. 11. Experimental Technology<br />Many different technologies are out and available for the public, but there are many that are not <br />People may see some of these things as very dangerous and unstable<br />*7<br />
  12. 12. Experimental Technology<br />The Large Hadron Collider<br />Made by European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)<br />Spans about 100m underground from France to Switzerland<br />It’s a particle accelerator use to study small particles that are the building blocks of everything <br />
  13. 13. Experimental Technology<br /><br />*8<br />
  14. 14. Hypothetical Technology<br />Nanorobotic<br />Are small robots the size of a nanometer<br />They would work on a microscopic level and would works as if they were ants in a colony<br />*9<br />
  15. 15. Hypothetical Technology<br />Can be used for many things like<br />Medical<br />Construction<br />But they can also be used to destroy cities or even the world as “grey goo”<br />*10<br />
  16. 16. Artificial Intelligence<br />Artificial Intelligence or “AI” is a level of intelligence give to machines or computers<br />Some people and scientist are afraid of what come out of it<br />*11<br />
  17. 17. Artificial Intelligence<br />Hollywood has taken these fears and made popular movies out of them like<br />The Matrix<br />2001: A Space Odyssey<br />The Terminator<br />*12<br />
  18. 18. Weapon Technology<br />Weapon Technology is one of the deadliest way to use technology<br />In the past and present who ever had more technology was ahead<br />For the past the best thing was RADAR (Radio Detection And Ranging)<br />Another one would the atomic bomb<br />
  19. 19. Weapon Technology<br />Weapon technology has surpassed itself 3 times over since the first inventions<br />Take the F-117 and The B - 2 bother aircrafts can not be detected by radar<br />*13<br />B-2<br />F-117<br />*14<br />
  20. 20. Weapon Technology<br />If people fear common day weapon technology and it keeps advancing there's only going to be more things to be afraid of like orbital laser satellite, explosives the size of marbles<br />*15<br />
  21. 21. Summary<br />We only covered a few things in this presentation like: <br />Cyber Fraud<br />Confidential Intelligence<br />Job Loss<br />Experimental Technology<br />And from this we can see there is a lot of reasons to see why people are afraid of the things they are.<br />
  22. 22. Conclusion<br />Therefore with all the technology and computer technology in the world is easy to see why some people are scared as they are because of how dangerous it really is.<br />*16<br />
  23. 23. Questions<br />This Concludes Our Presentation Thank You For Your Time and Patients, We Will Now Take Your Questions.<br />*17<br />
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