Computers are running our lives

COMPUTERS ARE RUNNING OUR LIVES ….. (AND OUR KIDS SHOULD UNDERSTAND THEM BETTER) Some Facts: At any give time you have on average 3 devices within 10 feet of you with a computer chip inside it. Computer chips (microcontrollers, micro-chips) are programmed by people, and they contain software to help them make decisions based on inputs (sensors) from the environment and its users. The computer chips surrounding us are constantly helping us decide things like what we eat, what we buy, where we shop, what music we listen to, the rmp’s in our cars Very few people understand how these computer chips that are constantly helping us decide things and running large portions of our lives are programmed to assist us.  What logic do they use ? Schools are largely ignoring this gigantic elephant in the room of our (1)…

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