Category: Digital Photos

One Magical Device

I love my smartphone and the conveniences it offers me.  But at the same time, it feels like a paradox.  My smartphone is amazing and magical because it can do so many different things.  It can be a camera, a…

Intrusion

With so many people eager to capture, record, and track so many different aspects of their lives, it’s bound to infringe on other people’s privacy at some point.  Several years ago I might not have been that concerned about it.…

Lifelogging

Wearable devices and new technological capabilities are increasing the ease with which people can participate in lifelogging, the act of capturing and recording every moment of your life, kind of like a diary.  The first time I heard about this in…

Selfie Pay

As if we’re not obsessed enough with selfies, I just discovered a new software called SelfiePay.  The basic idea is that consumers can verify their identify for purchases by posing for a selfie at checkout to eliminate the need for…

Digital Distortion

Some weeks ago on the subway 3 tween-aged girls sat next to me.  One girl was beside me.  One girl was sitting on the third girl’s lap in two seats perpendicular to the ones I was in only because she had…