Verses for the Information Age

Ernest Davis

In loving memory of
my mother, Hadassah F. Davis
and my father-in-law, Richard P. Iano
lovers of poetry



Table of Contents

The Tragic Tale of Tay the Chatbot
NP-Complete
Translation: Human and Machine
Tversky and Kahneman
Virtual Reality
The Sex Robot
Big Data
The Internet of Things
Psychographics
Educational Software
Beethoven and Bach's B Minor Mass
Intermezzo with Arik
Employee Surveillance
The Singularity
The Panacea
Wikipedia
On the dispersion and Balkanization of Computer Science education at institutes of higher learning
"Click to Accept the Terms and Conditions"
Gamergate
Charles Babbage and Ada Lovelace
Origin Myths
The 37% Rule
The Digital Dark Age
The Dark Age
End Notes



Privately published, June 2017. 
For a printed copy, contact the author.


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Verses for the Information Age by Ernest Davis is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.