Overcomplicated: Technology at the Limits of Comprehension
Why did the New York Stock Exchange suspend trading without warning on July 8, 2015? Why did certain Toyota vehicles accelerate uncontrollably against the will of their drivers? Why does the programming inside our airplanes occasionally surprise its creators?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Carlie - www.librarything.com
I found this short book a refreshing take on technology and its impact on our lives. It was neither doomsday scenario nor rose-colored glasses in perspective. The author posits that we are now at a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rivkat - LibraryThing
We no longer live in an age in which an educated person can basically understand the issues facing us across the range of issues, according to the best available science/learning in each area. Also ... Read full review