Monthly Archives: May 2012

Awareness: What is Being Done to Us

I am currently in the middle of making a huge and disturbing life change. I am shopping for a minivan. Sad, I know, but the two vehicles we have now just aren’t cutting it. As we have been on the … Continue reading

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“You say you want a revolution…”

Take a look at this new show that is set to premiere on NBC this fall called Revolution: I’m amazed at how prevalent these types of post-apocalyptic or dystopian stories are in our society. And it’s not just a recent … Continue reading

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Can technology really be an addiction?

Many of us have stated or thought that we might have an addiction to something. Sometimes the word is thrown about casually in reference to coffee, a good TV show, or an exercise regimen. There are other places in our … Continue reading

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“I Share, Therefore I Am”

This post is a continuation of our series based on a TED talk delivered MIT professor Dr. Sherry Turkle that was posted on Scott Elliot’s blog, Resurrected Living. For the full video, go here. Remember dial-up internet connections? You know, … Continue reading

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Illusion of Companionship or the Work of Friendship

This post is a continuation of our series based on a TED talk delivered MIT professor Dr. Sherry Turkle that was posted on Scott Elliot’s blog, Resurrected Living. For the full video, go here. In my previous post, Turkle talked about the … Continue reading

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My Best Ideas Happen in the Shower

This post is a continuation of our series based on a TED talk delivered MIT professor Dr. Sherry Turkle that was posted on Scott Elliot’s blog, Resurrected Living. For the full video, go here. Today Dr. Turkle talks about the … Continue reading

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Phantom Ring Syndrome

This post is a continuation of our series based on a TED talk delivered MIT professor Dr. Sherry Turkle that was posted on Scott Elliot’s blog, Resurrected Living. For the full video, go here. Back in my college days I worked for … Continue reading

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