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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

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#future #computers #OlofJohannesson

The End of Man?

Olof Johannesson

1968

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2020-02-16

A forgotten 1968 book about the future of computers.

When I was a kid, there was no internet. Sure, some networked machines, but you know what I mean. Now, to find someplace unconnected, you'd have to plan a special trip -- and hurry before Starlink comes online.

Where does it lead? Fifty years in the future, there will be clearer context. Perhaps some things were clearer 50 years in the past.