The Community for Technology Leaders
Green Image
Issue No. 04 - July/August (2007 vol. 27)
ISSN: 0272-1732
pp: 59-61
The columnist reviews Devices of the Soul by Steve Talbott (O'Reilly, 2007). Since 1995, Talbott has edited an online newsletter, NetFuture: Technology and Human Responsibility ( This book, which includes material first published in the newsletter, interweaves many themes that reinforce one basic message: Talbott believes that we are not analyzing and mitigating against the risks of technology. We are letting the repeated assurances of progress through technology lull us into self-forgetfulness.
book review, technology, responsibility, education, self-forgetfulness
Richard Mateosian, "Thinking about Technology", IEEE Micro, vol. 27, no. , pp. 59-61, July/August 2007, doi:10.1109/MM.2007.76
89 ms
(Ver 3.3 (11022016))