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The real world is better than the Web.
We live more deeply when we are grounded in our physical selves.

What Google Isn’t

August 2nd, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 11 secs

The real world is better than the Web.

The real world is better than the Web.

Just Google it”. Of course, you can find out pretty much everything when you type it into a search engine. At least, so it seems. Read the rest of this entry »

Everyone needs somewhere to escape (even on the Web).
The Web and street have a lot in common.

The Web Is A City Street

April 1st, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 19 secs

Everyone needs somewhere to escape (even on the Web).

I used to think of the World Wide Web as a giant library, filled with information from all over the world. Even though you can’t be totally sure of its provenance, the Internet lets virtually access anything. Read the rest of this entry »

How should we view the Web?
Is the Web the answer?

What the Web Is And What It Isn’t

December 29th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 46 secs

How should we view the Web?

The way some people talk about the World Wide Web you could be forgiven for thinking it’s the greatest thing to happen to humanity. Never have people been able to connect with so much information Now in a real sense, it doesn’t matter where you live. If you have something worth sharing, the Internet will let you. Read the rest of this entry »

In the web we should not trust.
In the Web we should not trust. At least, not too much.

3 Reasons Why You Can’t Trust the Web

January 16th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 3 mins, 19 secs

In the Web we should not trust.

Some people are frightened by spiders. Yet they’ll happily trust the Web. Read the rest of this entry »

care matters
What would the Web be like if people cared more?

Care Tackles Web Wild West

October 23rd, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 58 secs

Where's the care on the Web?

The Web is weird, isn’t it?

One moment you are looking at a website, reading and enjoying its content.

Then, “click.Read the rest of this entry »