Environmentalism Of The Mind

“Studying technology is like ‘environmentalism of the mind,’ the writer Clive Thompson says. Indeed, Sherry Turkle likens the perils of digital media to climate change: The upside is immediate, the worst problems are far off, and the industry lacks the incentive to change. Another popular analogy compares digital media to the food industry. ‘Just asContinue reading “Environmentalism Of The Mind”

Inescapable Learning Curve

Be in the world but not of it is the principle that many people go by to lead a well balanced life. Be in the tube but do not get caught up in the number is the tip that many successful social media mavens share with the public on how to obtain a level ofContinue reading “Inescapable Learning Curve”

Getting “Likes”

We share bits and pieces of our lives for different reasons on social media platforms. Some of us do it for vanity reason, while others do it simply because they are more into the actual experience of the process. Regardless of the reason why we decide to put a selfie, a tweet, a blog postContinue reading “Getting “Likes””

Diplomatic Pretense

It is hard to see people’s true color in the real world. In the cyber world, it is a different story. Countless fake and private social media accounts provide those, who don’t feel comfortable expressing their disdain, with an outlet to vent their internally harbored negativity openly without having to worry about the individual repercussionContinue reading “Diplomatic Pretense”

Un Illettré Moderne

Je me sens chanceux d’avoir la capacité de parler français. Bien que je ne le parle pas du tout couramment, je suis bien en bonne direction de le perfectionner. On est jugé par le monde la manière dont on s’exprime verbalement. Les mots ont le pouvoir énorme. C’est la raison pour laquelle qu’on a tousContinue reading “Un Illettré Moderne”