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Tyranny of Technique

Technique has a way of forcing standardization on systems, minimizing innovation in the process. We need technique at some levels, but with rapid change, it (technique) becomes a hindrance. Technique is about duplication and scale. Innovation is about novel, serendipitous connections. I gave a talk at University of Queensland on Tyranny of Technique: slides are here…and the elluminate recording is here.

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