Category: Technology

Pokemon Go’s Dark Value

@kissmyblackads @grant27 @ricktramos and the unexpected impact of the hit mobile game

/ July 15, 2016

6 Reasons for Google Glass’s Slow Adoption

Cultural faux pas are holding back Google Glass.

/ July 23, 2014

Goldieblox’s Brilliant Timing

Goldieblox comes at a great moment in our culture

/ November 24, 2013

Pitchfork Kills With Its Immersive Janelle Monae “Cover” Story

I have a newfound respect for Pitchfork.  It wasn't always the case.  As someone who focuses on black alt music, I've always felt that the site tended more towards bland, white indie rock dudes.  That said, I'm damn impressed by the "cover" story treatment they gave my favorite cybergirl Janelle...

/ September 5, 2013

#Unplug: Baratunde Thurston On His Digital Detox

First, congrats to Baratunde for being the subject of the latest Fast Company cover story (he also made the cover for the Generation Flux issue, but this time it's all him!).  This article is well worth the read, as it details the steps and experiences that someone deemed by many...

/ June 20, 2013

4 Things I Learned About Running A Google Hangout

If you're looking for ways to engage audiences, clearly there will be times you'll have to leverage technology to do it.  One of the things social technology does well is break down barriers to people convening around lifestyles and interests, be they personal or professional.  One of the (relatively) new...

/ May 23, 2013

The Digital Fabrication Revolution

Digital fabrication consists of much more than 3-D printing.  It is an evolving suite of capabilities to turn data into things and things into data. . .The collective challenge is to answer the central question it poses: How will we live, learn, work and play when anyone can make anything,...

/ January 13, 2013