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Pro-Nuclear Environmentalism

In the final issue for 2015, the journal Technology and Culture included an essay from Danish-based researchers Rens van Munster and Casper Sylvest called “ 948 more words


About Hypertext and Nicholas Carr

I seem to be on a Nicholas Carr kick this week. He believes that hypertext is responsible for the fragmentation of information.

I would argue just the opposite. 228 more words

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Cultural Fit is Bullshit

This post has spent months (maybe years) in the making. And yes, I like the rhyme of the title.  I revisited it yet again after reading… 457 more words

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I Have Joined The Band

I have written in the past about my experiences with the Microsoft Band. Microsoft has a really good product here, although they fail to effectively market it (or even market it at all, as near as I can tell).  293 more words

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Our Phone Culture Needs Fixing

I have a home landline that begins with the local exchange 888.

This has caused years of consternation for me. 888, is of course, also one of the toll-free dials.  255 more words

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I'm Talking About You, Uber

The question is what am I talking about. You are so not about a “sharing economy”. Virtually all of your drivers aren’t sharing their daily cars, on their normal day to day business, to accommodate the occasional rider. 361 more words

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Somehow I Became an Athlete

Just over a year ago I got a Fitbit. The quantitative feedback afforded by that simple device started me along a path to walking, then running. 250 more words

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