The Internet: transforming society and shaping the future through chat.
The new information technology… Internet and e-mail… have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
The only legitimate use of a computer is to play games.
Computers make it easier to do a lot of things, but most of the things they make it easier to do don’t need to be done.
Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper. About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer is garbage that no one ever reads.
Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don’t let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.
Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work.
The computer is a moron.
The digital revolution is far more significant than the invention of writing or even of printing.
There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home.
Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us.
To err is human – and to blame it on a computer is even more so.
To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer.
To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We’ve created life in our own image.
The Internet is not just one thing, it’s a collection of things – of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language.
The power of the computer is starting to spread.
The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim.
The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.
Sydney J. Harris
We’re entering a new world in which data may be more important than software.
What do we want our kids to do? Sweep up around Japanese computers?
Walter F. Mondale
I happen to think that computers are the most important thing to happen to musicians since the invention of cat-gut which was a long time ago.
I just became one with my browser software.
I started on an Apple II, which I had bought at the very end of 1978 for half of my annual income. I made $4,500 a year, and I spent half of it on the computer.