A Real Girl

The story A Real Girl written by Shariann Lewitt tells the story of a neural processing system referred to as an AI in the story struggling to identify herself as a real human being. She is given the opportunity to make the transition from the PC into …

Essay # 2

The essay prompt that most interests me is the first one about the movie hackers. It asks you to look into the ethical dilemmas that present themselves throughout the movie through the characters use of technology. I would like to write an essay on thi…

Themes in Snow Crash

There are many different themes in the novel Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson. One theme in particular in this novel is a theme of futuristic technology. Throughout the entire reading Neal Stephenson is creating vast images of gadgets and machines that on…

“Connected but Alone” Ted talk

Sherry Turkle’s “Connected but Alone” Ted talk raises several meaningful insights into the affects of technology on people today as well as previous and future generations. Some of the points she discusses relate to the idea that whil…