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The Irony of Automation

August 11, 2012

In the past, we were responsible for our own typographical errors. Now Autocorrect has taken charge. This is no small matter. It is a step in our evolution — the grafting of silicon into our formerly carbon-based species, in the name of collective intelligence. Or unintelligence as the case may be. Read this funny article Auto Crrect Ths! on autocerrection on the website of the New York Times.

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