A personal essay from author Jenny Diski on memory, forgotten moments, and aging: "The child’s book is the book of becoming. The book for the elderly is the book of going. It had better be the most beautiful book ever made."
"'We turn to our phones instead of each other,' she says, as though our phones do not contain each other." At The New Inquiry, Nathan Jurgenson offers a sharp critique of Sherry Turkle's Reclaiming Conversation, a book on conversation in the age of screens and smartphones.
"Maybe it’s all too much to bear, so we make clocks and calendars. We build walls around us to say this is now, that was yesterday, and tomorrow is not here yet." A beautiful short essay from Craig Childs on time -- and how life is controlled by a clock.
The gaming industry is growing by the day and with an estimated revenue reaching over $100 billion this year, it’s easy to see why companies are spending what could seem like a ridiculous amount of money to develop games for people like you and me. You might think the gaming industry only consists of AAA developers but that couldn’t be farther from the truth […]
What is content marketing? Well, you can look at content marketing as a way for you to reach out to people with helpful information without having to push advertisement down their throats. The fact that each new year has its set of rules makes content marketing a somewhat complex labyrinth to navigate. But if navigated correctly, these rules could turn your […]
Regardless of the nature of your business, an engaging and easy to navigate website is crucial to your chances of success. With the development of smartphone technology and m-commerce encouraging a growing number of customers to reference and purchase products online, brands are competing for a dominant share of a keenly contested virtual realm. Today it’s v […]
With the online gaming industry expected to be worth $100 billion by 2017, it is becoming increasingly important for game and app developers to diversify the content they produce; offering a wide range of games for a variety of personalities. It is hard to believe that so many humble card games have been rejuvenated by simply putting the games on mobiles and […]
Staying on course when realizing a brilliant and possibly life-changing idea that you have had for a long time is hard and requires constant nourishment. Some people turn to music, some to a more social life while others simply lock their focus on the prize they can imagine at the end of all the hard work. There are a million and one ways that you can keep y […]
Yes, the wait is over. After numerous rumors, leaked spec sheets and supposed images with the actual device, South Korean manufacturer Samsung finally unveiled its highly anticipated flagship, the Galaxy S7. Over the years, the handset kept evolving, bringing new features and design tweaks. Considering that the previous generation, Galaxy S6, was one of the […]
Technology continues to improve at an incredible rate, and it seems that with each passing year we see innovations that were essentially sci-fi concepts just a decade ago. This pattern is only going to intensify in the coming years, and with that, we can be pretty sure we are going to see some pretty cool gadgets in the near future. While companies around th […]
Whether it is for work or school, you have probably been assigned a PowerPoint presentation at some point and groaned at the prospect. The fact is that nobody really likes sitting through PowerPoint presentations. They are all essentially the same and reading blocks of text cause people to disengage quickly. It is not easy to catch people’s interest or commu […]
Where are you going today? Are you going to head out on a woodland adventure? Climb a mountain? Perhaps you simply want to drive around the city on your motorcycle. Whatever be your idea of adventure, there is one thing that’s inevitably required. Pictures. Going on an adventure and coming back without pictures is unimaginable as you want to keep those memor […]
Handing out business cards to people is a good thing, but doesn’t always garner the attention you are looking for. Today, you need something that will catch people’s attention in a whole new way. Perhaps a new design or a new shape altogether will do it, right? Well, in a world full of social media noise and a plethora of social media platforms to introduce […]