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The Fundamentals, Text Slide 4 of 4

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This slide depicts how the connections between the human and social dimensions of technology can be shaped to suit our needs as well as the parameters of decision-making.

    Simplicity - What was, and is harder to get

    Complexity - What is, and will be

    System - Features not gleaned from the parts

    Productivity - A 20th century focus

    Innovation - A 21st century focus

    Commodity - What all that is new, becomes

    Design - Manifestation of intent

    Team - Intellectual diversity

    Cognition - Major computer-communications tool

    Making & Moving - Adam Smith's stuff

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