Digital Identity Analysis

As I have gone through this semester there has been some changes to my digital identity. I still use Facebook as a way to reach out to family and friends but in this semester it was a way to vent my emotions through the issues…

Responding to Neuromancer

  From creating the term, “cyberspace” to creating a digital world phenomenon Gibson makes this novel still prevalent today. When I first began reading this novel I was beyond confused. I was never into and never experienced a Sci-Fi novel and as I went further…

Laws that choke creativity

Lessig brought up many solid points about the internet and how it has evolved but at the same time with evolving comes restrictions. One topic that I found interesting was when he talked about the man who predicted we would lose our vocal cords once…

Where the Wizards Stay up Late Chapter 6

Chapter 6 starts off with the Vietnam war and that as soon as that came along ARPA was kicked out of the pentagon which I thought was surprising in the fact that they could have used them but instead thought technology would be no use…

Where the Wizards Stay up Late Chapters 5

In chapter 5 there was various topics that stuck out at me the first one being Queueing theory. This is the study of people and how long they will wait in line, how long the lines get, and how the design of the setting effects…

Online Dating.

The topic that has been on all over TV’s across America and has been pushed on many media sites. Online dating has come a long way since when it first began in the late 90’s. At first there was only searching trying to find someone…

Twitter taking a turn under the microscope

The article Social networks that matter: Twitter under the microscope by Bernardo A. Huberman, Daniel M. Romero, and Fang Wu  was more focused on twitter itself and how much it was used. I know for me I have a twitter account but I don’t post anything I…