1st - Technology is
neither good nor bad; nor is it neutral.
2nd - Invention is the mother of necessity.
3rd - Technology comes in packages, big and small.
4th - Although technology might be a prime element
in many public issues, nontechnical factors take
precedence in technology-policy decisions.
5th - All history is relevant, but the history of
technology is the most relevant.
6th - Technology is a very human activity - and so
is the history of technology.