About

I read, think, write, and talk about technology, usually in that order.

Director of the Center for the Study of Ethics and Technology.

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I’ve compiled some my writing that has appeared here and elsewhere into The Tourist and the Pilgrim (2013),  which includes material published between 2010 and 2013.

The blog’s title is taken from one of Blaise Pascal’s pensees: “Between us and heaven or hell is only life, which is the frailest thing in the world.”

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Email: lmsacasas at gmail dot com
Twitter: @LMSacasas