Monthly Archives: March 2011

Proactive Parents is the Answer!

Tonight we attended a conference at Saint Rose in which a wonderful panel of experts commented on one of today’s children’s favorite new pastime, cyberbullying. No longer is it just the big boy on the playground who steals your lunch money or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Internet Thought

Twenty years ago, the world was a different place. The Internet was in an infant stage, and mass access would not come for a few more years, and smart-phones even further down the road. Accessing information required more effort on … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

We must Embrace Twitter!

Hilary Clinton stated that she couldn’t tell “a Twitter from a tweeter.” I have personally bashed Twitter and other social media sites many many times before, including in the majority of the blogs that I’ve posted so far. I also … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A tweet heard ’round the world

I am starting to wonder whether or not we can really credit Twitter for the Revolution in Iran. In his article Morozov compares Tweets to the childhood game of Telephone. As the message gets transferred, it becomes more and more … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A self-destructive revolution

In class we saw that video that told us that the creators of Facebook once work for InQTel and the Deptartment of Defense. I’m not a conspiracy theorist and I don’t think that Facebook is going to become SkyNet, but … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment