I have been proposed with the challenge to go without my iPhone for at least a week many times, mostly by my parents, and the idea of it seemed crazy to me. I once had the mentality that the chances of getting lost, missing out and something serious happening were a lot higher if I did … Continue reading Apple’s got more than street smarts
For us kids the act of craft was simple, physicalizing our ideas and interests. As a kid, my sisters and our next door neighbours would participate in all sorts of craft, often making the most of our painting skills by selling our "masterpieces" around the neighbourhood. Making t-shirts out of fabric paints and home-made stencils … Continue reading Craftsmanship morphs with Craftstechship
Mark Frederman's article 'What is the meaning of The Medium of the message' explains Marshal McLuhan's theory for digital media in a less literal sense of how the Medium risks to override the importance of the content, and looks at the big picture in what new media is doing to for social behaviours and interactions. Often when new … Continue reading Little did you know..
So as you're reading this, the challenge is to keep you focused long enough to finish this post without quickly checking why you're phone made a buzzing sound or possibly googling brownie recipes that are good for you? I can admit that personally, I would have done both of those things already because my attention span … Continue reading Are you paying attention?
I for one love having a movie date at the cinemas, I am even going to admit that I have gone to the effort to see a film.. on my own 😮 Yes sounds super lame but don't lie to yourself and say you have never wanted to try it, I'm telling you it's bliss. … Continue reading THAT MOVIE GIRL
Monday's lecture came as a surprise, I least expected to question all the life choices I have made in life up until this point. It stunned me a little, I was left pondering life as I walked through the rain to a Lionel Richie classic, only I could hear. In all seriousness though, the questions … Continue reading The Dilemma I have with Technology