Topics - Computers


Quote 7680Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
Quote 7729The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.
Quote 7747The only legitimate use of a computer is to play games.
Quote 7871No one ever said on their deathbed, 'Gee, I wish I had spent more time alone with my computer'.
Quote 7957I'm too old-fashioned to use a computer. I'm too old-fashioned to use a quill.
Quote 7961Shareware tends to combine the worst of commercial software with the worst of free software.
Quote 7970We're entering a new world in which data may be more important than software.
Quote 8063The future lies in designing and selling computers that people don't realize are computers at all.
Quote 8179I got up with my wife, I sat down at the computer when she went to work, and I didn't stop until she got home.
Quote 8392Computers are famous for being able to do complicated things starting from simple programs.
Quote 8400I happen to think that computers are the most important thing to happen to musicians since the invention of cat-gut which was a long time ag...
Quote 8789Nanotechnology will let us build computers that are incredibly powerful. We'll have more power in the volume of a sugar cube than exist...
Quote 8846Every piece of software written today is likely going to infringe on someone else's patent.
Quote 8967What do we want our kids to do? Sweep up around Japanese computers?
Quote 9030Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper. About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer is garbage that no one ...
Quote 9074The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things - of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital l...
Quote 9088Computers have virtually replaced tape recorders.
Quote 9139To err is human - and to blame it on a computer is even more so.
Quote 9158One of the most feared expressions in modern times is 'The computer is down.'
Quote 9183I am regularly asked what the average Internet user can do to ensure his security. My first answer is usually 'Nothing; you're scr...
Quote 9194Modern people are only willing to believe in their computers, while I believe in myself.
Quote 9210Software comes from heaven when you have good hardware.
Quote 9226If you could utilize the resources of the end users' computers, you could do things much more efficiently.
Quote 9262Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Inc, which set the computing world on its ear with the Macintosh in 1984.
Quote 9428The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work.
Quote 9608I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom. I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks.
Quote 9758The Internet is a powerful way to make lots of money... But we are not going to buy Yahoo!
Quote 10142You can't trust the internet. - Nicolette Sheridan
Quote 10227We demand privacy, yet we glorify those that break into computers.
Quote 10302In the practical world of computing, it is rather uncommon that a program, once it performs correctly and satisfactorily, remains unchanged ...
Quote 10337We can do things that we never could before. Stop-motion lets you build tiny little worlds, and computers make that world even more believab...
Quote 10342The new information technology... Internet and e-mail... have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
Quote 10458Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thi...
Quote 10671A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you can take it to bed with you.
Quote 10686Computers in classrooms are the filmstrips of the 1990s.
Quote 10753What we did not imagine was a Web of people, but a Web of documents.
Quote 10889Security is, I would say, our top priority because for all the exciting things you will be able to do with computers - organizing your lives...
Quote 10925Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us.
Quote 10932The power of the computer is starting to spread.
Quote 10988If your computer speaks English, it was probably made in Japan.
Quote 11026I just became one with my browser software. - Bill Griffith
Quote 11058I was afraid of the internet... because I couldn't type.
Quote 11134In computing, turning the obvious into the useful is a living definition of the word "frustration".
Quote 11264I got interested in computers and how they could be enslaved to the megalomaniac impulses of a teenager.
Quote 11272I started on an Apple II, which I had bought at the very end of 1978 for half of my annual income. I made $4,500 a year, and I spent half of...
Quote 11394Even when I work with computers, with high technology, I always try to put in the touch of the hand.
Quote 11459The internet is not for sissies. - Paul Vixie
Quote 11571What I try to do is factor in how people use computers, what people's problems are, and how these technologies can get applied to those...
Quote 11667I do two things. I design mobile computers and I study brains.
Quote 11678I wouldn't know how to find eBay on the computer if my life depended on it.
Quote 11875Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don't let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.
Quote 12032It's been my policy to view the Internet not as an 'information highway,' but as an electronic asylum filled with babbling lo...
Quote 12162If you like overheads, you'll love PowerPoint.
Quote 12234It's hardware that makes a machine fast. It's software that makes a fast machine slow.
Quote 12311There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home.
Quote 12314To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer.
Quote 12320Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society.
Quote 12403Many of our own people here in this country do not ask about computers, telephones and television sets. They ask - when will we get a road t...
Quote 12672Man, I don't want to have nothing to do with computers. I don't want the government in my business.
Quote 12679When I write software, I know that it will fail, either due to my own mistake, or due to some other cause.
Quote 12845Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software.
Quote 12856To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer.
Quote 13057The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim.
Quote 13177Even in the developing parts of the world, kids take to computers like fish to water.
Quote 13239I've tried word processors, but I think I'm too old a dog to use one.
Quote 13366What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keybo...
Quote 13784Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost, skilled labor overseas are an explosive combinat...
Quote 13889As a rule, software systems do not work well until they have been used, and have failed repeatedly, in real applications.
Quote 13894Right now, computers, which are supposed to be our servant, are oppressing us.
Quote 14015If net neutrality goes away, it will fundamentally change everything about the Internet.