People and the World of Information

I guess it shouldn’t come as a shock to me that there are still people out there who do not believe that the internet is a great medium for information sharing and gathering, but in some cases I see their points. One of the latest authors to do so is Ray Bradbury, who believes that the internet is not something where tangible work can be done and shared. And while I share in his belief that libraries are a persistent and necessary tool in civilization, I don’t share his belief that the internet is not a powerful medium in his own. So to satisfy myself, I produced the following binary table:

Binary table comparing the internet to libraries.

The MPAA... So Much Hate

There, now I feel much better being in the (1,1) column of this binary table of information love. Either way, share your comments on your beliefs about the internet.

I am a professional software developer working for Pythian as a technical lead. I am currently working on distributed systems. In the past I specialized in system monitoring tools and best practices. I graduated from Carleton University with a bachelor of computer science and minor in mathematics. My hobbies include augmented reality, artificial intelligence and system design.

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