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  • Wha?

    October 4, 2007

  • Someone who uses technology a lot, but hates it?

    October 4, 2007

  • Net user who is against the commercialization of the world wide web and wants to return to all text-based communication. Member of the organization "Reclaim the networks!"

    Definition taken from "Jargon Watch : a pocket dictionary for the jitterati" (ca 1997)

    October 4, 2007

  • It's just wrong.

    October 4, 2007

  • Takes all kinds, I suppose.

    October 4, 2007

  • Wow. Kind of an oxymoron, isn't it?Like "jumbo shrimp."

    October 5, 2007

  • There may be some good reasons for it though, privacy concerns and whatnot... I mean, I love photography and its related technologies, but I certainly oppose big brother stuff like CCTV surveillance in public places. Still, one shouldn't throw the baby out with the bathwater.

    Though I bet, truth be told, cyberludditism is just an excuse for nerd elitism. :-)

    October 5, 2007