Blog Archives

Can I read your story, please?

Since when is it OK for a news website to redacte almost an entire article unless you click through their ad box? If some fashion site or celebrity news site or other entertainment style site wants to make you use

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in News, Question, Social Concerns, Technology, Web Desing

How not to get shocked by #ShellShock

It is not that bad, I swear.

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Developing, digital, News, Social Concerns, Technology, TechnoPanic, TechnoPhobia

Pay to Play

Lots of noise over Comcast announcement to share your home internet, and not because they announced it. This feels like media hype; all right, it is media hype (and sure, this post is capitalizing on it, what else should I

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in ISP, News, Social Concerns, Technology

Uncomfortable, much?

You may have seen news about how Apple is no longer using Google as a results provider in SearchLight (OS X built in search) and is serving DuckDuckGo results instead. You can still use Google search in Safari search bar,

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in News, Social Concerns, Social Media, Technology

Blogember: One of the best lessons life has shown me

Sound bites are about worthless. Not just the news sound bite of the latest political gaff (not linking). And actually, what I want to talk about usually doesn’t have sound. Sound bite is maybe the wrong word then. Meme might

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Blogember, Personal, Social Concerns, Social Media, Technology, Writing Challenge

You are the trick

In an announcement made yesterday by FaceBook, some new light has been shed on their ranking system of post in the News Feed. If you never use FB, or opted out, then this probably doesn’t matter much to you. (I would

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Developing, News, Social Concerns, Social Media, Technology

Our own fault?

I would like to have a discussion about a certain topic. Not an argument. From one perspective, it could be argued (excuse me, I mean discussed) without GMO, there would be no corn, wheat, apples, cows, dogs, cats, or a

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Food, Genetics, News, Ponderings, Question, Social Concerns, Technology

Breaking News…is broken

I have been delayed several times in writing. I feel for those in Boston. Now the tragedy in Texas. Praying for them all. This blog is supposed to be about technology, and how it affects culture and society. This last week or two, all

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Cats, News, Ponderings, Social Concerns

The Haunting Web-Act Like It Matters

A news article that was published yesterday suggest this Angelfire page from 1999 was Facebook CEO first attempt at web design/development. True or not, and it could be an elaborate hoax, it is a good reminder that the web is

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in News, Social Concerns, Social Media, Technology, Web Page Design