Ever wonder if your phone is listening to you? In this day in age, most people would probably assume that Google, Facebook, Apple and others are somehow monitoring your every move. You can actually see the metrics that Google gathers in your account profile if you really want. I checked mine and was pretty surprised how far … Continue reading Security != Privacy
1 Corinthians 10:14 Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry. What do you idolize? It’s a heavy question that has heavy implications. Idolizing has negative connotations, and yet is something we sometimes embrace, even without realizing it. We ask one another “who do you idolize,” but not “what do you idolize?” It’s easy to realize … Continue reading Idols: Hiding in Plain Sight
I find that getting started on a project is often the most difficult part of any task, aside from finishing it. We enjoy being busy, or at least having something to do that gives us a feeling of purpose. In fact, the Bible explicitly states that the purpose of man is to glorify God. This is left somewhat … Continue reading Out of Control
Remixing is taking a piece of media and changing it to make something new. Plagiarism is flat-out taking a piece of media and claiming you made it with little to no changes. These two definitions are in a constant battle with each other, and everyday the lines between the two seem to blur more and … Continue reading You are Unique, Just Like Everyone Else
The future is both here and coming soon. We have experienced rapid technological growth in a relatively short amount of time, and it shows no signs of slowing down. Even 100 years ago, people were saying that we were as advanced as a society could get, and yet we still find ways to exceed our own expectations. I … Continue reading New Age Fire
It’s not difficult to fail, but it is difficult to admit our shortcomings to others, and even to ourselves.