7 Commandments of the Personal Computer Revolution

7 Commandments of the Personal Computer Revolution:

  1. Access to Computers - and anything that might teach you something about the way the world works - should be unlimited and total.
  1. Always yield to the Hands-on Imperative.
  2. All information should be free.
  3. Mistrust authority - promote decentralization.
  4. Hackers should be judged by their hacking, not bogus criteria such as degrees, age, race,or position.
  5. You can create art and beauty on a computer.
  6. Computers can change your life for the better.

—Steven Levy, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steven_Levy#7_Commandments_of_the_Personal_Computer_Revolution

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