Geek Ethicist: YUCK! Maybe Not

Geek Ethicist

“Dear Ethicist– A couple of months ago I was sitting in a waiting room, flipping through magazines when I found an article that said smartphones (and tablets!) have more germs on them than your average toilet: Here! Here!  Here! and Here! Of course, the very next day my co-worker wanted to show me some pictures […]

Technology Looking Forward: Smart Phones, Smart Cars, Smart…Cities?!

It has been seen in countless science fiction: a city where the LCD advertisements target themselves to your interests, where everything is wireless and automated, and knows your name, birthday, and pet’s favorite dog food.  Computers run the show and our existences have become, if not entirely digital, then at least inseparably so.  Thanks to […]