Inside the mind of an inventor: D Engelbart

The article “Augmenting Human Intellect: A Conceptual Framework” written in 1962 allowed me to experience the thinking of an extraordinary scholar.  As I read, I was impressed at times and then intrigued at other times.  Mostly, I felt l had a vivid picture of what was imagined for technology and human augmentation over 50 years…

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Complex Medium

As I started the course and readings, I wondered … “I grew up during the digital age, so this is all going to be familiar”.  I now realize I had no idea what was happening behind the digital curtain.  I was simply experiencing the interface … the front door, if you will. Accepting my place…

On a snowy day

On snowy day, what would you choose to do: play in it, drive in it, stay inside or something else?  Well, I’ve decided staying inside was best.  There a fireplace that warms the house and I do not like freezing weather.  Perhaps by the weekend I may be convinced to play in it … maybe…