Former Facebook and Google Employees are Fighting What They Helped Create

Remember Google’s slogan in their early days?  It was “Don’t Be Evil.”  Yes, really. Ok, now that you’ve stopped laughing, you should know that some former employees of both Google and Facebook have started an organization called the Center for Human Technology. Their website states the problem clearly: What began as a race to monetize … Read moreFormer Facebook and Google Employees are Fighting What They Helped Create

Experts Say Facebook Apps are Bad for Kids

I have been aware for at least three decades how the music industry targets and hooks into young people for the rest of their lives.  For teens (and pre-teens) music is not only formative but also defines a kid’s identity and groups of friends.  At that age, a 4/4 beat at 140 bps with frequencies … Read moreExperts Say Facebook Apps are Bad for Kids