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U.N. Women's Ad Series Shows Sexism Through Google Searches
Originally Posted: 10/24/2013 - 9:12am | Type: Blog

Gender inequality is an international issue. Striving to empower women and call attention to the sexism of popular opinions worldwide, U.N. Women released a series of ads using text from Google real searches. ...

Conservatives Say Censorship has Increased on Facebook, iTunes
Originally Posted: 10/08/2013 - 2:18pm | Type: Blog

Todd Starnes did not think he had violated Facebook’s community standards when he posted about “wearing an NRA ball cap, eating a Chick-fil-A sandwich, reading a Paula Deen cookbook and sipping a 20-ounce swee ...

Is Immortality Talk Just 'Fear of the Dark?'
Originally Posted: 09/27/2013 - 11:22am | Type: Blog

And although great thinkers like Hawking may shrug their shoulders when confronted with the problem of mortality, they also tend to demonstrate an equal degree of indifference with regard to the moral implicat ...

Links of Awesomeness: Sept. 27, 2012
Originally Posted: 09/27/2012 - 1:26pm | Type: Blog

The world's most dangerous hiking trail, some underwater streets, skyscrapers cleaning our air, Wes Anderson's working on a new film, and imagine having a cold brewski with President Obama. Also — 2, ...

The Temptations (and Trappings) of Silicon Valley’s Super-Rich
Originally Posted: 07/25/2012 - 6:21am | Type: Blog

Forget Wall Street. Today's "best and brightest" are heading to California's Silicon Valley and New York's Silicon Alley, and to a few other tech-startup hot spots. ...

Evil is as Evil Does
Originally Posted: 06/08/2012 - 12:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Microsoft was an extortionist, but Google is a pickpocket. FOR MORE THAN a decade Google ...

Afternoon Links of Awesomeness: April 5, 2012
Originally Posted: 04/05/2012 - 10:18pm | Type: Blog

Google Street view goes to inside the White House. Painting walls by whipping hair. President Obama gives the Vulcan salute in the Oval Office. Woody Allen's new film. Marshall amplifiers. The Beatles ...

In the Stacks: Required Reading with Duane Shank
Originally Posted: 03/02/2012 - 4:23pm | Type: Blog

One of my must reads is the "Sunday New York Times Book Review." There are too many books being published that I would love to read, but don’t have the time. So, I rely on reading book reviews as one ...

SOPA: Why It Was So Dark Around Here Yesterday
Originally Posted: 01/19/2012 - 10:06am | Type: Blog

Certainly the Internet has a seedy underbelly, from spammers and basement-dwelling sport hackers to illicit businesses and toxic enterprises. But who polices it? Who’s the Internet Sheriff? ...

Afternoon Links of Awesomeness: Nov. 18, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/18/2011 - 4:41pm | Type: Blog

Afternoon Links of Awesomeness: Nov. 18, 2011 “[ All American Muslim ] is not a documentary with journalistic standards, a la PBS’ Frontline , for example. It is a made-for-t ...

Friday Links Round Up: World Travel. Bon Iver. Google Earth.
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

Here's a little round up of links from around the Web you may have missed this week: These videos will surely make you want to travel the world: Move, Learn, Eat. H ...

Facebook, Google+, and More: Does Social Networking Enhance Our Faith?
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

The other day I read some interesting statistics about how social media is shaping our lives . The other day I read some interesting statistics about how social media is shaping ...

Friday Links Round Up: Hackers. Slow Motion. Snow.
Originally Posted: 09/01/2011 - 11:00am | Type: Blog

Hackers. Slow Motion. Snow. Here’s a little round up of links from around the web you may have missed this week. Hackers. Slow Motion. Snow. Here’s a little round up of links from ...

Friday Links Round Up: Van Gogh. SF Giants. All Saints' Day
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:34am | Type: Blog

Van Gogh. SF Giants. All Saints' Day. Here's a little round up of links from around the web you may have missed this week.</p> Van Gogh. SF Giants. All Saints' ...

Gulf Apocalypse: Don't Watch This Video
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:34am | Type: Blog

<h1><span style="font-weight: normal; font-size: 13px;">Conservationist John L. Wathen a.k.a. Conservationist John L. Wathen a.k.a. "Hurricane Creek C ...

Drone Attacks Increase Under Obama Administration
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:34am | Type: Blog

Last night I googled the words "drone attacks Obama" to verify if President Obama has indeed increased unmanned <a href="http://www.sojo.net/index.cfm?action=magazine.article&amp;issue=s ...

Is Google Making Us Ignore God?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:34am | Type: Blog

God calls on us to meditate on God and God's word. However, does the fast intake of information from TV, film, and especially the Internet make us less likely to experience God? ...

Logging On Differently for Lent
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:33am | Type: Blog

Our experience of the world is increasingly mediated through intricate matrices of Internet networks. Our experience of the world is increasingly mediated through intricate matric ...

Human Rights in China: Google and Gao Zhisheng
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

<p>Google's vow to pull out of China last month was partly based on the discovery that human rights activists' Gmail accounts had been hacked into, purportedly by Chinese intelligence. As a hum ...