The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Technologies

One of my favourite TV time while I was growing up, was at 3 o’clock in the afternoon, just after my elementary school in Rio de Janeiro, that was the time I used to watch Spaghetti Western (also known as Italian Western or Macaroni Western (primarily in Japan)) is an Italian-made western made roughly between 1964-1973 (there were about 500 of them, give or take a … Read More

The Misuse of Technology

Technology in our days is linked to practically everything we do and it has changed people’s lives in various ways. We use it at work such as the Internet and computers, we use it for personal matters and entertainment such as smart phones. But everyone should know how to benefit from technology and not misuse it during our daily lives. Technology is not the new devil.  We have made mistakes … Read More

Bits, bytes and truths

According to Wikipedia: “the word technology refers to the making, modification, usage, and knowledge of tools, machines, techniques, crafts, systems, and methods of organization, in order to solve a problem, improve a preexisting solution to a problem, achieve a goal, handle an applied input/output relation or perform a specific function”. The definition continues: “The human species’ use of technology began … Read More

Green IT, Reality, Myths and Dreams

So green goes pop! Suddenly, Green seems to be the solution for every trouble in the world (from layoffs to global warming). Therefore, technology could not be away from that reality. Green IT is the name given to explain that phenomenon in the binary world. According to Green IT Promotional Council in Japan, the definition of Green IT entails energy … Read More