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Alone Together: Book Prompts Reflection About Our Digital World

“If Facebook were deleted, I’d be deleted…All my memories would probably go along with it.” Sherry Turkle gives us much to worry about in Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other But the above … Continue reading

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Freezer App Wanted! A Frugal Foodie’s Quest

Foodie app needed! Hoping some tech savvy foodie friends can help with this one… I’d love to find an app to track what I’ve got in the freezer (fridge would be a bonus, but freezer is my main concern). I try … Continue reading

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POTW: Can Technology Fuel Face-to-Face Social Capital?

Is technology key for building trust and social capital in today’s world? That’s a key point made in an interesting Fast Company article, “Community Revival: How Technology is Reconstructing our Shared Lives“, by Nicole Skibola. She focuses on “Generation Yers” … Continue reading

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What Technology Wants: Big Ideas & Neat Nuggets

This week I finished What Technology Wants by Wired Co-Founder Kevin Kelly, and had a chance to chat with him and other readers on a Google Hangout. Pretty fun version of a book club! This book is a sweeping discussion … Continue reading

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