Thursday, September 11, 2014

9/11 Effects on Technology

Read more: Reporters' Roundtable: How 9/11 changed technology forever
Watch the Video

  • Post a response to the Question of the Day in your own words. 
  • Use complete sentences, use proper grammar, spelling and punctuation. 
  • Include the proper citation for at least one source. 
  • Write at least 5 complete sentences.

What Has Technology Fixed Since 9/11? (Tech Review)
How have the 9/11 attacks reshaped U.S. privacy debate?
Can we count on cell networks in disasters?

Question of the Day:

What effects has 9/11 had on our communication infrastructure? Possible a more robust internet?

Is the growth of social networks, reaction to 9/11? Or, "The response to a fearful and atomized society?"

Privacy. Let's talk about the change in law enforcement from targeted, warrant-based surveillance to drift-net data collection and mining. Can this be unwound, politically or technologically?

What are the changes in materials science or engineering?

Is there a greater commitment to funding for technology?

Given the tech we have now, could it happen again? Will we ever feel safe again? Why or why not?

No comments: