For the past two hours this Mac has hypnotised my gaze to its white screen and every website has sentries at the door - Username ? Password ? Already registered ? Login
When did we become so chary one of another ? Were folks so paranoid in the pre- digital age when existence had not been magicked into noughts and ones in Silicon Valley? It did not seem so.
(c) C J Heyworth July 2014
The surreal sci-fi novels written by Douglas Adams had a hugely comic character called Marvin The Paranoid Android. I suspect that the advent of modern technologies and their endless capability to snoop has turned all of us into a generation of Marvins.