Readings for each of the weekly topics.


I have accessed every reading listed in these readings from a UW IP number. (The address gets you access to subscriptions taken out by the library, most of which you cannot access from other IP numbers.)
I do have one secret that you might as well learn: I delete all my cookies every couple of hours. (This trick is also useful for getting better pricing on many e-commerce sites.)

  1. The Productivity Puzzle.
  2. Reliability.
  3. Security.
  4. Identity.
  5. Privacy and Social Control.
  6. Social Networks.
  7. Your Career as a Computer Scientist.
  8. Piracy.
  9. The Future.
  10. Bad Guys.
  11. Robots.
  12. Return to: