• The documentary Citizenfour (2014) by Laura Poitras was recently awarded the most prestigious award in the film industry. On stage of the third most televised live events in the world, the Oscars, stood Laura Poitras next to Glen Greenwald and Edward Snowden’s own girlfriend Lindsay Mills to accept the award. In case you didn’t have a …   Read More

  • Whether we are aware of it or not, we are living among the clouds. We are, according to some definitions, already in heaven. I am talking about “the cloud,” as in the world of storage-less software applications that run in the background, without the need to install anything on you computer. The cloud has recently …   Read More

  • How often do we stop to think about this? Although there are plenty of psychology studies out there that seek to answer this very same question, it is always important to ask this question to ourselves, because of the times we live in. There is hardly no one these days who is not a member of a social …   Read More

  • We are all very familiar with smartphone TV ads by now, especially by TV ad campaigns from tech giants like Apple and Samsung and their flagship products: the iPhone and the Samsung Galaxy respectively. The ads are very good at highlighting the benefits of owning one of their expensive offerings, making a compelling case why …   Read More

  • Did you ever stop to think what is the essence of life? This is perhaps not dissimilar than asking oneself today: what is the essence of our digital lives? Such existential dilemma has troubled the minds of philosophers throughout the ages. This is perhaps more so the case today, unless you believe in alternate history, …   Read More

  • It is very easy to hate a giant company like Apple. They are right now one of the most successful companies in the world, more so it is probably the more hip company (only rivaling with Google on this department). Apple, as the writing of this article, has 42% of the smartphone market share.1 Perhaps, …   Read More

  • Technology can easily be cause of great excitement. After all, because of it we are seeing things being done, we could not have probably even imagined before. For example, there are those adaptive baby monitors which learn from a newborn’s patterns then predict when the baby will wake up. Or perhaps, one thing I can’t …   Read More

  • Cancer is bar none one the deadliest diseases we humans need to worry about. On average cancer claims of the lives of 7.6 million people worldwide, according to the WHO. The worrying can in itself be harmful to our health, but it does have a merit. It seems it is common nature that cancer touches …   Read More

  • Ever since the Internet entered our lives, we seem to be living in a never ending introduction of technologies that derived from the inset of email and the internet browser. One after another, from Napster to torrent websites, the internet is truly defining just about everything we do. In today’s world, we are always connected …   Read More

  • James Cameron is one of this generation’s genius movie directors. Perhaps the movie most guys identify with is the Terminator franchise, especially with Terminator 2: Judgement Day with the Arnold Schwarzenegger, the movie was so shocking and cool then, because the plausibility of a half-man half-machine organism was a bit far fetched to conceived as …   Read More