Posts Tagged ‘technology’

Why Do Government Information Technology Projects always Screw Up?

September 28, 2014

Because Everything Governmrent Touches Becomes Political, that’s why. While scientists burble excitedly about the internet of things, computer-brain interfaces that will enable the government to control us from data centres, creating human / computers hybrids and other science fantasy rubbish as if any of it stands a chance of becoming reality, government Information Technology managers, with almost unlimited resources at their disposal, can’t even manage to cobble together a simple database and search routine. The failure of the e borders project is the latest in a long line of screw ups.

Why Do Government Information Technology Projects always Screw Up?

Have Humans Turned The World Into A Technological Monster We Cannot Control?

January 9, 2014


An insightful article from which questions the uses new technology is being put to and questions the wisdom of forcing such rapid technological change on human societies which cannot possibly adapt as such a pace. We are handing control of decision making, social planning and environmental controls to machines but at what stage do we admit that we can no longer control the machines


Have Humans Turned The World Into A Technological Monster We Cannot Control?

What is really killing our jobs and out high streets?

February 1, 2013

It is very easy to blame the internet for the decay of our town centres. As high streets and shopping malls appear to have more shops boarded up and bankrupt than are open for business, blaming the internet alone is too easy. The digital revolution must take some of the blame for stubbornly high joble
ss statistics too, but the whole picture is far more complex.

Read all: What Is Really Killing Town Centres And Jobs

The Renewable Energy Con

January 18, 2010

Governments in the developed world are busy spreading fear and panic to soften us up for punitive carbon taxes and help corporate nazis turn a fast profit from dodgy technologies. But people have seen through the con. It’s too late, we cannot halt climate change with technogimmicks and taxes. It has gone too far….

READ ALL  The Renewable Energy Con