Category: Web 2.0

Is the iPad bad for democracy?

Last weekend, President Obama trash-talked the iPad and other tech toys in his commencement address at Hampton University. Here’s what he said: You’re coming of age in a 24/7 media environment that bombards us...

The United States of Facebook

I’m still mulling over the Presidential Address of Rowan Williams earlier today, so I thought I’d post this in the meantime. It continues the Festival of Infographics under way at 7WD this week. The...

Being a lousy friend on Facebook

The Oatmeal offers many delights. Today’s installment features examples of how NOT to be a friend on Facebook. If you are a Facebookie, you will laugh. Otherwise, move along. Here’s a preview. I will...