Category: 'Life in the 21st Century'



Thursday, January 13th, 2005

Thrift is a true American value.

Eyes Wide Open

Wednesday, February 16th, 2005

Memorial to those who died in the line of duty.

Blogs Rule, MSM Drool

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

A clip from Jon Stewart’s “The Daily Show” on blogs and Jeff Gannon.

Whole Foods Market

Thursday, March 3rd, 2005

They tore up a parking lot and built something wonderful.

False Economy

Friday, April 29th, 2005

Music or ice cream?

No More Phoning Home

Thursday, September 29th, 2005

Time to trade in some old concepts: residential phone out; personal cell phone in.

iPhone, A Day in the Life

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

Great technology redefines a task so completely that we change our behavior, not because we are forced to adapt to the technology but because the technology provides us with new ways to interact with the world and to do things we never imagined doing before.

Tweeting SXSWi

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

Recently I’ve noticed in movies or TV shows that during a lecture every college student is rapidly typing away on a laptop. As a teacher, I think I would find it very disturbing. I’d wonder, are they taking notes or messaging friends? Are they mentally present at all? How does one even speak to a […]


Sunday, December 26th, 2010

“The masked-ball period of the Internet is ending.”

The surface and beneath the surface