MIT Media Lab research assistant and graduate student
Sohan, if you haven't, try http://baens-universe.com/articles/When_Sysadmins_Ruled_the_EarthIf you have sysadmin friends, get them to read it too. If you have never read Cory Doctorow before, check out his other stuff, some of them are very good. Almost all freely available online. He is one cool guy.