When I write software, I know that it will fail, either due to my own mistake, or due to some other cause.
Why is it drug addicts and computer afficionados are both called users?
Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost, skilled labor overseas are an explosive combination.
You can't trust the internet.
Every piece of software written today is likely going to infringe on someone else's patent.
Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog.
I am not the only person who uses his computer mainly for the purpose of diddling with his computer.
I am regularly asked what the average Internet user can do to ensure his security. My first answer is usually 'Nothing; you're screwed'.
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.
I got interested in computers and how they could be enslaved to the megalomaniac impulses of a teenager.