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Category Archives: Internet

POV Hackathon 8

A 3/21 visual essay idea was accepted into PBS’ interactive experience hackathon put on by POV Digital! Over the course of a weekend in April 2015 at the Made in … Continue reading

November 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Usefulness of Saying Something

On this morning’s NPR newscast, I heard a titillating soundbite: “What people are walking away from this film and this story with – and by the way, I put myself … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Experiencing Longforms

A complaint we hear time and time again in this modern, digital age is that attention spans are obnoxiously short. Everything is consumed in bite-sized chunks and as quickly as … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Horror of Infinite Scroll

An earlier post discussed the endlessness of hyperlinks and the unease that comes with them: How did I end up on this page? Where (when!) did I start on this … Continue reading

May 6, 2013 · 5 Comments

Hulu’s Face Match Makes Me Laff

Has anyone else tried this yet? So on Hulu, while you are watching a video, you have the option of turning on “Face Match.” What happens is if you hover … Continue reading

August 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Have We Decided What Blogging is Yet?

Last week, science writer Jonah Lehrer was caught self-plagiarizing. He recycled his own material from older blog posts on other sites to his current blog for The New Yorker. He … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hyper Links & Hyperlinking

As I was writing an earlier blog post and creating a hyperlink, I thought to myself, “This is fun!” Yes, to hyperlinking! I am just as amused (disgusted? bored?) as … Continue reading

July 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Stuff I said before