Friday, February 27, 2015

Let's Make Fire Safe To Touch Too

from here (source image)

Sometimes you hear people demand that this or that way of using technology has to be made safe because that's how people are using the technology - but frequently the way people use technology is fundamentally unsafe, and there's nothing anyone can really do to change that. When that happens, trying to change the user of the technology rather than the technology itself is kind of the only viable option - as hard as getting users to change may be.