Tag: documentary

  • My notes on today’s BBC Radio 4 Digital Human episode on “risk”.

    Digital Human: Risk (Series 6 Episode 1) by Bernard Tyers on Mixcloud Today’s Digital Human ((BBC Radio 4 Digital Human Programme)) with Aleks Krotoski covered human perception of risk in the “online age”. “Our brains are still running security software designed to protect us against lions, tigers and bears and we haven’t run an update…

  • Technology and humans

    There are deeper fears, people are afraid technology will make them less free, make them less powerful in a personal way. And that’s entirely possible. And in fact there are lost of good examples of that, the defence industry being a major one. Technology can also empower. You can take that argument all the way…