This is a guest post by Peter G. Walen.
A constant theme in Western literature is that a bright future can be promised if we trust technology. A common counter-theme is that technology will destroy society, maybe the world. Perhaps these themes are more related than they might seem. Perhaps they tie into the function and role of software testing.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/gurock/~3/xuhjXFHYDrg/