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Recalculating the “Progress Equation” Before It’s Too Late

April 20th, 2013 Comments Off on Recalculating the “Progress Equation” Before It’s Too Late

Making the case that we need to slow down the wheels of progress while we still can.

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Technology: Are We Empowered or Enslaved?

January 27th, 2013 2 Comments

Making the case – unpopular in some circles – that the march of technology has passed the point where it makes our lives better and make it fact being make them unhealthier.

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Obituary for Our Dear Friend Privacy

December 30th, 2012 4 Comments

Lamenting the death of privacy on the alter of technology.

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Interruption Overload: Getting Off the Technology Treadmill

November 17th, 2012 1 Comment

Looking to one of nature’s simple creatures to battle “interruption overload”.

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Relentless Change: A Human Preoccupation

October 27th, 2012 2 Comments

Disputing the philosophy that change is inevitable and that existence demands we keep up.

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The Technology Catch 22: Stop the Train, I Need to Get Off

June 15th, 2012 2 Comments

Why I might just jump off the technology train and be happy that it is leaving me behind.

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When I Grow Old and Wear the Bottom of My Trousers Rolled – Filling My Treasure Chest

June 3rd, 2012 6 Comments

Another stroll with T.S. looking ahead to the days when I will look back.

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Shadow Dwellers, Legal Loopholes and Faceless Phantoms

January 22nd, 2011 12 Comments

How should we respond to those unrepentant opportunists who use technology to operate in the legal loopholes of the law? Applying the principle of ‘what goes around, comes around’.

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Love, Marriage and the Madding Crowd

January 13th, 2010 Comments Off on Love, Marriage and the Madding Crowd

What advice for a successful marriage would you give to a soon-to-be wed couple? Why I at first dodged that question and later embraced it. A look at love and marriage in this age of uncertainty.

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