Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

The Binary Hero, World One, and World Zero

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Below is an expanded and revised version of the talk I gave at the South by Southwest Interactive panel Swarming Plato's Cave: Rethinking Digital Fantasies on March 16th, 2010. Talking with some folks at SXSW both before and after the panel definitely helped my thinking; thanks to all of you, ...

Ada Lovelace Day: Mary Shelley

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Today is Ada Lovelace Day, in which people are asked to write about "women excelling in technology." There are several women I could have written about. I could have written about my former housemate Chris Ruotolo, for instance, who teaches XML courses -- we were in the same group in ...