Glad they didn’t have these when I was in school! intellectual freedom, our digital future

by Meredith Farkas on 11/17/2004 with 0 comment

Cutting class — almost a right of passage in high school — is no longer an option for Houston area students. According to the NY Times, children in Houston area schools are being equipped with RFID tags that monitor their movements. While this particular project was designed for benign purposes (to prevent kidnappings), it isn’t …

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Wilkommen hi, our digital future

by Meredith Farkas on 11/16/2004 with 0 comment

Welcome to my new and improved blog. I’d really wanted to keep the old one, but alas, I had to upgrade and am far too lazy to move my old posts over. I promise to replace them right away with new and exciting links and commentary. I was really disturbed by this story out of …

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