The undemocratic age of computing

 

Computer scientist John Hayes says that although not much has changed about computers “on the abstract level” for 40 years, pretty much everything else about them is different: who uses them, the hardware, work practices, functionality, and the way we think about them.

Storyteller: John Hayes

Date of Story: 1976-present
Location of Story: Chalfont St. Giles, UK
Location: Chalfont St. Giles, UK
Date: 6 February, 2016