Blake Technologies

My family is the above average user when it comes to technology. My father majored in computer science, just like his father, and currently works as a product manager at Mediu helping design and perfect vocally interactive computer programs. Even before taking up a job at a company, my dad…

Are We Overusing Technology?

In Bush's article "As We May Think" he explicates the ways in which people use technology, whether it be positive or negative. At first Bush talks about how most inventions made since 1945 have extended man's physical power rather than the mind. Throughout the article Bush calls for change, especially…

Controlling Your Digital World

The two articles "Do I Own My Domain If You Grade It?" and "The Web We Need to Give Students" talk about the importance of controlling your own Domain in the digital world. Many teachers and schools are realizing there are more benefits for students to be involved with technology…

FYS 142 Expectations

Entering FYS 142 I expect to learn more about the digital world and how it affects teens and children today. We are relying on technology to do simple everyday tasks, like depositing a check or grocery shopping online, instead of going out and doing it ourselves. Most of us seem…