The day that SOTU became #SOTU

The day has come that we can sit in class and watch tweets of the punchlines from the State of the Union address from the President. The president is in our streams – and about time. The infiltration of the “democratic” online “public” by both government and special interests has … Continue reading

Where you at?! and where’s my money?

Lately, the pervasiveness of location-based gaming (or clever marketing aimed at getting you to broadcast your locations and habits for the monetary gain of both the platform creators and business, whichever you want to call it) has been really bugging me. Really, it’s the fact that these developers allow ignorance … Continue reading

Current Project: SXSFixed 2010

Beginning March 13 at 8:30 a.m., I will be following 13 fixed-gear cyclists from Dallas to Austin documenting their trip from a not-so-cyclist-friendly city (ahem-Dallas-ahem) to one of the most cyclist-friendly cities in the U.S. during SXSW. Oh, wait… did I say fixed? Like, one gear, no coasting, FIXED?! Yes. … Continue reading