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Technology as a positive force

Posted by davidvc on May 10, 2007 at 1:27 AM PDT

You may have
read my blog
about my concerns around technology. At the same time, I also believe that if you are conscious and committed and vigilant about how you use it, technology can be a huge enabler for helping make a difference in people's lives. That was actually one of the key reasons I chose computers as a career path when I first started in the mid-eighties.

I think I'm not alone in this belief, nor in the desire to make a difference and not just working for The Man.

One person who is on this wavelength is James Governor of Redmonk. A few weeks ago he blogged about Shai Agassi leaving SAP to work full-time on providing an infrastructure for electric cars. In it he says

Shai may have just tired of the shackles of SAP