Category: Technology vortex

expensive cell phones why so much

Expensive Cell Phones

Expensive Cell Phones {WHY?} I’ve noticed a disturbing trend over the past five or so years. That modern cell phone have gotten ridiculously expensive! Back in the day (at least in my memory), the...

Waze crowdsourced traffic headaches

Crowdsourced problems

Crowdsourced (and robotic) problems Earlier this month there was a somewhat interesting story about how GPS-enabled smartphone users using traffic apps were unknowingly disturbing otherwise quiet neighborhoods. Their narcisstic need to get home (relinquishing...

digitally elsewhere in Hoboken NJ

Digitally Elsewhere

Digitally Elsewhere in Hoboken (part of the {dis}connected series) Continuing our series about being connected – or as many might also say is actually “dis-connected” with reality. See parts one through three here. Today’s...

Hashtag what Hoboken NJ blue skies or chemtrails

# Hashtag what?

# Hashtag what {do you see?} The Hashtag. Hate ’em. Quite possibly the biggest blunder ever made in the name of human communication. Today, complete idiots send out “tweets” with NOTHING BUT HASHTAGS. What...

forever distracted by cell phones in Hoboken NJ

{dis}Connected!

{dis}connected – Part III (or you could also say) Digitally absorbed {sad} souls in Hoboken, NJ We’ve collected literally thousands of photos of people “digitally absorbed” in their smartphone or other devices over the...