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What a fictional Michigan family can teach us about robots, humanity, and YouTube videos.

The Mitchell’s vs the Machines is a family centric movie with a positive outlook on human/robot relations.

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Culture Personal Development Technology

Astronauts In The Ocean

Do you ever hear a song that you can’t get out of your head? The latest for me is Astronaut in the Ocean by Masked Wolf. The chorus goes like this: What you know about rolling down in the deep?When your brain goes numb, you can call that mental freezeWhen these people talk too much, […]

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Culture Lifestyle

Would you pay to read my blog?

📰 Substack 🐦 Twitter Super Follow 💰 Patreaon 💻 WordPress Premium Content Walled gardens are going up, but do people deserve to be paid for what they post? I have to say, getting paid for blogging is appealing. Since enabling ads in December, I’ve earned a whole $0.68 in ad revenue. Thank you for the […]

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Culture Technology

I Deleted WhatsApp Which Officially Makes Me Facebook Free… or does it?

“WhatsApp” with WhatsApp WhatsApp joined Facebook in 2014. It took a long time for Facebook to get any benefit from WhatsApp because the app was encrypted. Facebook couldn’t find a way to get WhatsApp data without breaking the encryption, and user’s trust. It seems like they now found a workaround. The WhatsApp privacy policy says […]

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Book Reviews Women in Tech

Sneak Peek of Markertown: An Augmented Reality Children’s Book about Kindness.

One things I love about augmented reality is the creativity it inspires in people. One of those people is my friend, Amanda Fox. She is Kickstarting her second AR-enabled kids book. She was nice enough to give me a sneak peek. The book is called Markertown. It’s about a glitter marker who loses her cap. […]

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Create your own calm