Abstract - The Information Society 26(1)

Through an Event Log, Darkly

Keith Douglas

In this paper I discuss how computer virtualization technologies (e.g. VMWare) provoke metaphysical and epistemological problems (e.g. a version of the experimenter’s regress) similar to but not identical to familiar philosophical concerns. A sketch at resolution of one is proposed; the others are suggested as interesting open research problems in the area of potential limitations of computing.


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