If our children know the power and joy of both the modern and ancient, then a full life is unlocked. That is the only thing I now know for sure.
You have been struck by a stroke of genius, and the next billion-dollar app is now fully functioning within your mind. You have an idea of what it's going to look like, and you know that everyone is going to use it. What do you do next?
Here I am, a middle-aged professor of Bible, and I'm being taught about Jesus by a couple of homeless men who are figuring out what to take from the food bank.
He wasn't wasting his holiday immersed in his iWorld, but making a video! Everyone cries while watching themselves live the past week of their lives. Even I thought, "See, it's totally OK to interact more with your phone than with the humans around you -- as long as you are making content!"
I have a very simple solution to all the brouhaha surrounding President Obama's questionable decision to partake in a "selfie" cellphone photo during Nelson Mandela's funeral.
In public, Apple's rivals in the smartphone market have tried to downplay the technological advances Apple introduced in the iPhone 5s. But it turns out that one breakthrough -- Apple's speedy, 64-bit A7 microprocessor -- has set off a panic inside its competitors.
Google just acquired its 8th robotics company in the past few years with the acquisition of Boston Dynamics and it got me thinking, is anyone else truly investing in deep technological research? What about Apple, or Microsoft, what are they doing?
A true 5-star app is a rare specimen, a combination of powerful functionality, superb performance, genuine usefulness and beautiful design and ease. But Tempo is pretty darn close to the top tier.
It was easier, even just seven years ago, to rear our children screen-free. It's far more difficult to moderate screen use now that the majority of parents have smartphones in their pockets, laptops in the kitchen and tablets near the couch.
Check out Tom Falco's cartoons daily at Tomversation.com or at the iPhone app Comic Chameleon...
In addition to designing and mutating reality, the auto-corrector is now contributing yet another mirror to the funhouse that is human communication.
Would photographic evidence and video testimony have made any difference to the wall of indifference that greeted Karski?
Ranging from shower curtains to protective cases, these accessories often find a home in our pockets, purses and, yes, even bathrooms.
You work on multiple devices, within multiple settings and use several storage services shared between your co-workers, and you need a simple yet powerful way to look at documents on your phone or tablet.
Awesome Note proves that organizing your life doesn't have to be drudgery -- it can be a fun, inspiring and even playful process.