The questions the story raises are provocative ones: How much does our naturally faulty memory protect
us and preserve our relationships?
A skin tone memory bias highlights how memory protects
this 'darker is more negative' belief by distorting counterstereotypic Black individuals' skin tone to appear lighter and perhaps to be perceived as less threatening.
A For many viral infections, immune memory protects
you from re-infection with that virus for the rest of your life.
It is a story about memory and how the suppression of memory protects
us from the ugliness that is ourselves.
More than that, by providing users the ability to modify and keep current the system in the most cost-effective and secure way, this approach to embedded memory protects
the value of the manufacturer's considerable SoC investment.
The 128MB (approximately 100MB user available) of non-volatile flash memory protects
users' documents and information, even if the device is not charged and the power runs down.