You Are What You Eat

Facebook doesn’t make you happy…. So says a recent study released by University of Michigan researchers and printed in the journal PLOS. To me this has always seemed sort of obvious…. We have lost sight of what it means to be really connected and we confuse machine terminology for human emotion. Frankly I am more…

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Spy vs Spy

Secrecy… Spies… Privacy… Big data… Data mining… Experiential… Retargeting… Opt-in or opt-out… Security… Terrorism… Death… I just played a little free-word association and you can see where I landed: Start with secrecy – often the excuse for spying – and see where you end up. Seems simple – the fear of death – as in…

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15 Minutes to Immortality

“In the future everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes.” Andy Warhol A phrase, coined by Warhol, that has been attributed to concepts by Marshall McLuhan and has been “updated” at various times since, including: “On the Web, everyone will be famous to fifteen people.” Attributed to a few And my favorite, and the most…

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