The history of personal computing

 The history of the personal computer is one that fascinates me but I have very much lived it. I had my first computer when I am 7, a Commodore PET with just 16k, which is a billionth of the memory on my iPad. I have embraced the advances in computing over the last thirty years … Continue reading The history of personal computing

Is the social model optional?

In recent discussions with a fellow disability activists who is advocating the rights of 'sick' people as being very difference to disabled people, she suggested that the social model does not need to apply to everyone and that as a foundation of policy, it was in some way optional. This is a part of a … Continue reading Is the social model optional?