The merging of the digital and physical worlds

Many talk about blurring distinction between humans and our digital systems ranging from the academic world of SEI's Ultra Large Scale Systems book (where users are considered part of the system) - to commercial touch screen devices from Apple and Microsoft. Pranav Mistry has taken the concept to another level with his wearable gesture interface. … Continue reading The merging of the digital and physical worlds

Online privacy, anyone care?

In a recent interview with Facebook's founder Mark Zuckerberg said the following: "When I got started in my dorm room at Harvard, the question a lot of people asked was 'why would I want to put any information on the Internet at all? Why would I want to have a website? And then in the … Continue reading Online privacy, anyone care?