Home Technology for Religion

I’m sorry to keep posting links to papers to read ;), but I just remembered an interesting article out of the sadly now-defunct Berkley Intel Research center. Alison Woodruff led an ethnographic study around home automation technology to support Sabbath practices for Orthodox Jews. It’s super interesting!

here’s an arXiv link to the paper:
Sabbath Day Home Automation: “It’s Like Mixing Technology and Religion”


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