Drank their own koolaid

The idea that everything should be user-friendly and effortless is rife in the tech industry. It often overlooks the diversity in user experience and expertise. This approach, while aiming for inclusivity and ease of use, sometimes sets unrealistic expectations. Users are led to believe that they can achieve professional-level results with minimal effort or understanding, […]

The Digital Self

We create, curate, and project versions of ourselves. Our online personas, social media profiles, and digital footprints raise fundamental questions about the nature of identity, consciousness, and the human experience. Are we extensions of our physical selves, or do our digital selves constitute a distinct entity? Do we own our digital identities, or are they […]

The A.I. ate my lunch.

My most favourite books as a child was anything written by Issac Asimov. The creator of the 3 rules of robotics. Asimov sought to create an ethical system for humans and robots. The laws first appeared in his short story “Runaround” (1942). My approach with technology has often followed the same philosophical relationship. The laws […]