Bill Gates once said that information influenced changes are happening at the speed of thought. Sensors designed to function in extreme environments, hazardous locations, etc. can be selected here. How do these thoughts apply to mobile learning? As Elena Lamberti, in an introductory essay to the 2011 edition of The Gutenberg Galaxy stated, It is true that McLuhan did anticipate future developments of information and communication technology with uncanny precision. He did not envision the production of the BlackBerry, iPod, or iPhone, but he imagined their technological effects and anticipated the environmental side effects of the digital and interactive technologies with which we now manage daily.” Let’s look at some of these side effects keeping mobile technologies in mind. Far from an increase in the manufacturing sector – the sector which can really produce jobs – we have a rapid process of de-industrialisation. We are not gaining jobs, we are losing them. In 2004 there were 3.7 million unemployed people in our country. Last year that had risen to 4.1 million – more unemployed, not less. South Africa is in trouble because it is being ruthlessly looted by International capital with the assistance of the ANC at the helm of the clientele government it lord over. In McLuhan’s schema of human history, the trajectory up to and throughout the period of print is towards an increasing focus on the individual thinker. In his book The Gutenberg Galaxy McLuhan notes that ‘free ideation’ ‘free thought’ is permitted to literate societies and quite out of the question for oral, non-literate communities.” (p.20) He gives the reason for this in the words of the psychologist J.C. Carothers: Only in societies which recognize that verbal thoughts are separable from action… can social constraints afford to ignore ideation.” In other words, free thought can only be widespread in a society which separates thought from action, such as a written culture. Our notion of ‘freedom of thought’ as a universal right is therefore dependent on the domination of writing over speech. So the very possibility of philosophy as a serious enquiry (as distinct from the mere repetition of the prevailing ideologies) is entirely dependent on this freedom, and therefore on writing. Hence, for McLuhan: Far from wishing to belittle the Gutenberg mechanical culture, it seems to me that we must now work very hard to retain its achieved values” (p.135). The highly literate and individualist liberal mind is tormented by the pressure to become collectively oriented… Yet the new electric technology pressures him towards the need for total human interdependence… Print is the technology of individualism” (pp.157-8) whereas with mobile technology and the net, the tendency is once more towards interconnected thinking in a community of minds, and so perhaps less ‘free ideation’.
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Some uncomfortable but unavoidable facts: most of the people of the present real world not only lack computers but even lack access to telephones. To most of the world, the Information Revolution is not even a rumor. The IBM television ads that portray “solutions for a small planet” with cute clips of people in traditional and exotic settings discussing (with subtitles) various arcana relating to the latest IBM technologies perhaps tell us more about the imperial delusions of corporate power, or about the penetration by new products of Third World elites, than about any reality of ‘solutions’ for a ‘small’ planet. Microprocessor based pneumatic operated spot welding machines. I have been working as a big data analyst for the past few years. I was keen for career growth and realised that getting certified as a big data analyst by a reputed organisation is the key to my career growth. As a full time working professional, I required online certification on big data analytics to test my knowledge and gain credibility. After intensive research for the best certifications available online on big data analytics, I zeroed down to Global Tech Council’s Certified Big Data Expert Certification. After getting certified, I got the growth I was looking for in my career. I would recommend this certification to all the working professionals aiming to get career growth in the big data domain. Much of this sundial expertise disappeared in the dark ages. When sundials reappeared, they were less sophisticated, with incorrectly angled gnomons and often marking the times of church services instead of what we think of as real time. ISO 10564 outlines the ISO approved methods for sampling soft solders for further testing. ISO 17635 gives the general rules for the non-destructive testing of metallic material welds. ISO 1106 was the original standard for the radiographic examination of fusion welded parts. This standard, issued in 1969, has been withdrawn. The torque sensor in the Servolectric® electric power steering system measures the torque the driver applies to the steering wheel. Based on this data, the electronic control unit calculates the steering assistance which the electric motor needs to apply. The two articles I have posted are different, for the Thinker’s Jam writers see the benefits and importance and our power to control the present-day technologies, McLuhan does not see the same things, but the transformative powers of the Technologies, and how they possess our being, humanity and bodies and souls. Of course, Lochhead approaches his theme from the print media of the side of technology, but I use the interpretation of Media Ecologists, like McLuhan, to better understand this phenomenon that has overtaken us, and many of us, according to Einstein, have become idiots as a result thereof.