Sunday, April 01, 2007

More on Grip Fix Turn

Kim Flintoff has a great elaboration on his use of the term Grip Fix Turn over at his blog

More on Grip, Fix, Turn : Grip Fix Turn

What I was trying to suggest, as others have done in different ways, is that a proficiency with ubiquitous forms of technology use and a comparative comfort with technology engagement does not necessarily confer any expertise or control or any deep understanding of the technology, the culture producing or surrounding it, and more especially the capacity to engage with critical awareness and assessment of technology use.