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Electric Dreams and the Imagined Omnipotence of the 1980s Computer - Part 2: Wanderings 27/52 - A Year In The Country
“I’m talking to a machine. What’s happening to me? I’ve gone nuts.” (Quoted from the film Electric Dreams – in a manner possibly somewhat prescient of interactions with contemporary voice activated computer devices.) Part 2 of a post on the imagined omnipotence of the 1980s computer in American cinema (visit Part 1 here.) In Steve …