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The rise and rise of digital gluttony

Holmes, WN 2010 , 'The rise and rise of digital gluttony' , Computer, vol. 43, no. 5 , 96, 94-95 , doi: 10.1109/MC.2010.147.

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Five aspects of digital gluttony - the habitual and unthinking consumption of digital technology - are reviewed: equipment gluttony, storage gluttony, program gluttony, transmission gluttony, and image gluttony. The conclusion is that digital gluttony is basically a cultural problem and that the computing can play a large part in alleviating the problem.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Holmes, WN
Keywords: digital gluttony, equipment simplicity, data storage gluttony, program gluttony, feature cancer, transmission glottony, image gluttony, social implications, double dactyl
Journal or Publication Title: Computer
ISSN: 0018-9162
DOI / ID Number: 10.1109/MC.2010.147
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