Computers for Cynics

Ted Holm Nelson

This post is the first in English on this blog. It was written by my distant relative, computer pioneer Ted Holm Nelson, and is an introduction to a YouTube series of lectures that he just made:

Are you a Dummy, naive and gullible?

If so, there are thousands of books for the likes of you. Go elsewhere, and drink in the lies called "computer basics".

But if you are a clever and sophisticated person who wants to know the real story of how the computer world works, you may enjoy some of the insights I present in this brief series.

This is one of a few posts on this blog in English.