2008 - July
Wot do U think? (What Do You Think?)
by M. O. Thirunarayanan
July 2008(NOTE TO READERS: Out of sheer curiosity I used a website that allowed me to translate text from English to the language used by those who send and receive text messages. The second part of this article contains a copy of the entire text that was thus translated.)
Technological Transformation of Human Experience
by Arun Kumar Tripathi
July 2008This article was inspired by Don Ihde's work on the experience of technology in human-machine relations. (See Don Ihde. " The Experience of Technology," Cultural Hermeneutics, Vol. ...
Thoughts on the Nature of the Virtual
by Charalambos Tsekeris
July 2008This article seeks to formulate some brief sociological and philosophical thoughts on the radically problematic nature and character of the virtual. These ultimately aim to critically challenge and reinvent the ...
Professor Andy Clark on Natural-born Cyborgs
by Andy Clark
July 2008Bio of Dr. Clark: Dr. Andy Clark is a professor of philosophy and chair in logic and metaphysics at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. Previously, he taught at Washington ...
Can Learning Languages Help You Better Understand Science and Technology?
by Philip Yaffe
July 2008"I was 24 years old when I first began thinking and speaking in a foreign language. It was like being released from prison. I saw my cell door swinging open ...