As Google abandons its past, Internet archivists step in to save our collective memory…..http://goo.gl/sYbOC8
Interesting article compares innovation to Maslows Heirarchy of Needs. Now we are focusing on technologies of the self; facebook etc rather than more mundane needs. There is a dark side of decadence to this self focus….http://goo.gl/eGScXE
Some good reading ! Nicholas Carr writes about the effects of information technology on individuals and society….http://goo.gl/s6sDUy
I picked up my new eyeglasses today. When I put them on I was instantly morphed into a high definition world. I like it ! Continue reading
Well said ! I think we all can learn from this. An Open Letter to the Muslim World by a French Muslim Philosopher…..http://goo.gl/xRWJkd
Some things to think about regarding the Exodus story…..http://goo.gl/yiOvuq
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Let’s hold this Pastor and his church up to public ridicule ! Virginia Pastor defends decision to fire unwed mother ……http://goo.gl/u6dP6L
According to Pope Francis, there are limits to free expression……http://goo.gl/lKuqu6
I am sympathetic to what the Pope says about this, but the bottom line is that violence against journalists is not OK….
Reading from a real book is better for your health and than reading from a tablet….http://goo.gl/Gf0WuL
They’re probably right, but some of the criticism of tablets seems far fetched to me; such as not being able to make notes or bookmarks. True, you can’t dog ear pages or write in the margins, but you can highlight and keep notes via the tablet….
Just finished this one, check it out ! The Big Bang, the Buddha, and the Baby Boom: The Spiritual Experiments of My Generation….http://goo.gl/LZzskb
Seven reasons why westerners like Buddhism….http://goo.gl/MU7Sm4
Saint Peter’s List is an old school Catholic blog….
Catholic resources for Bible, liturgy, art, and theology….. http://goo.gl/0cAfjN
An Octave is an eight day period used by various Christian liturgical traditions….http://goo.gl/J0iqGv
Twelve Days of Christmas, Christmas to Epiphany…..http://goo.gl/P4YLU