The Newest SpaceX Rocket Will Launch Today. And Look at the Part that Makes it Different.


Here’s the revolutionary reason why the newest Falcon rocket is so different!

Coming Soon: Transcendence


The movie Transcendence might seem a little far fetched but it isn’t as impossible as you may think, which leaves us with some important question to answer.

Why Banning Handheld Devices from Your Kids Won’t Make Them Smarter, Skinnier, or Happier

Why Banning Handheld Devices from Your Kids Won’t Make Them Smarter, Skinnier, or Happier

Scott Posey counters a recent argument made for not letting children use handheld devices, arguing that the problem lies with permissive parenting, not with technology

New Technology Could Make Inmates Feel Like They’re Serving a 1,000-Year Sentence in 8 Hours


The future of biotechnology has arrived, and it is terrifying.

Nothing Wrong with a Digital Detox but Wired Nature is Better

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So are we kidding ourselves that handing in our phones at the door and spending a weekend gambolling in a forest will free us from the thrall of technology? Perhaps.

Marlon Wayans, Minding His Funny Business

Marlon Wayans

Aiming to be the Bill Gates of comedy, Marlon Wayans is dreaming in living color while remaining color blind to his dream.

Are Parents Responsible for Kids’ Losing the Ability to Socialize?

Are Parents Responsible for Kids’ Losing the Ability to Socialize?

Fred Goodall wonders if the way modern parents micromanage their children has contributed to the exponential growth in social media use by kids

Call for Submissions – Senior Men

Senior men, join the conversation!

The Good Men Project wants to hear from senior men.

It Feels Like Somebody’s Watching Me! (Turns Out, That Somebody is Me–Thanks to Dropcam!)

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Not everyone needs a full-time security force for their protection, but Dropcam is an affordable way to instantly secure some sweet peace o’mind.

“Today my niece is such a normal, healthy, rambunctious first grader, that it is hard to believe she ever got off to such a fragile start.”

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This comment by KatyD on the post A Dad Documents His Premature Son’s First Year of Life

When I Take a Picture of My Son’s Smile, I Miss His Actual Smile

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Matt Brennan knows technology makes his life easier. But it also makes it easier for him to disengage with real life.

The Time I Spent 90 Minutes with a Razor Pressed to My Flesh

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Josh Misner is taking a step back for every two steps technology leaps ahead.

Paying it Forward: I’m Still a Mentee but now I Mentor.

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I didn’t realize I was being mentored until I began to see how I played a role in other young people’s lives.

A Lack of Communication

Lack of Communication

Tweet  A lot of problems in both DC and our lives can be fixed by simply talking to each other. I’ll be the first one to admit it: I have a constant need to be connected. These days, I scroll through Facebook and Twitter almost out of habit. I would say it’s because I have […]

5 Tips to Help Us Get Back in the Moment

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Uzi Peretz decided to make some changes after realizing he had an unhealthy attachment to his cell phone.



All of Pat Brothwell’s technology decided to malfunction last weekend, what he learned about himself was eye opening.