Cory Doctorow: Let’s Get Better at Demanding Better from Tech – Locus Online
First posted by tonys march 2018.
One of our most important jobs at Borderlands is to be right on top of books in our field, both new releases and forthcoming titles. Locus Magazine is a, if not the, critical tool that we use.
At long last, the techlash has arrived, and not a minute too soon. I have been involved in the tech industry since I got my first programming job in 1988. I’ve been a sysadmin, a CIO, a trainer, a software company founder, and an activist. via Pocket
That’s the discussion I’ve been waiting for us all to have for decades now: which tech should we use? And science fiction has a signature move that will help us to make this a productive discourse: the ability to separate a technology from its social and economic context.
Photo by Paula Mariel Salischiker At long last, the techlash has arrived, and not a minute too soon. I have been involved in the tech industry since I got my…