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The computer world is not yet finished

My view is that today’s computer world is based on techie misunderstandings of human thought and human life. And the imposition of inappropriate structures throughout the computer is the imposition of inappropriate structures on the things we want to do in the human world.

Ted Nelson on Pernicious Computer Traditions. I found this through this exceptional essay by Frank Chimero: What Screens Want. I will spoiler you by saying that it is about a lot more than just screens.

This ties in closely into what I liked about the Peter Sunde interview.

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