Anne Currie

    Anne Currie
    Anne Currie is tech ethicist at Container Solutions.
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    The Edge of Space

    Recently, I was persuaded to take part in a Simon Wardley (of Wardley mapping fame) research group on the future of telecoms. I’m not a telecoms expert, but that wasn’t why I was asked. As well as an ...

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    Sustainable Architecture, AWS, & the Enterprise - Our Whitepaper

    At AWS re:Invent in late November 2021, something surprisingly pleasing and yet completely inevitable happened. AWS added sustainability to the well-architected pillars that define their “key concepts...

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    What Has COP26 Ever Done For Us?

    We all learned during the first two weeks of November that coming to an agreement on climate issues is far from easy - everyone has their own opinion on the right and wrong way to go about things.

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    Kubernetes is Doomed!

    What does the future of hosting look like?

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    Software is Underperforming and The Future Depends on That Changing

    “If something can’t go on forever, it won’t.” - Herb Stein’s Law

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    Is It Time For A More Sustainable Relationship With Tech?

    “When railroading time comes you can railroad—but not before.” ― Robert A. Heinlein

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    Is Privacy Unethical?

    It was sci-fi author William Gibson who first pointed out that the future is already here, it just isn’t evenly distributed. That comment applies particularly to privacy, surveillance, and trust. Righ...

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    Vaccines Are Saving the World! But Did Content Delivery Networks Do It First?

    In January 2020, a radical public-health intervention was introduced to the world: the lockdown.  Before China wheeled it out, it had never been used at any great scale outside Hollywood. No one belie...

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    The (Cloud) Hosts of Christmas Future

    'If they would rather die', said Scrooge, ‘'they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population’.