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Breaking up with Facebook

Breaking up with Facebook

Last July, I wrote about my Jekyll and Hyde relationship with Facebook. I announced my intention to cut back my personal use and only update hoop events. And I did for a while but then I slipped back into using it like an addict. So this time I mean it. I am...
Stagaki, the Status Update Postcard Project

Stagaki, the Status Update Postcard Project

Though I limited my Facebook use a few days ago, I still find myself wanting to update my status when I am doing something vaguely noteworthy or see beauty in the world. I’ve been trained to share little moments of my day but I decided not to post personal...
Sayonara, Facebook

Sayonara, Facebook

Facebook is troublesome. It is the Jekyll and Hyde of online life. Some days I find it a delightful inspiration. Other days, I want to poke myself in the eyes after scrolling through my timeline.I know I am not alone in experiencing FB as a source of jealousy, anger...

Ada Lovelace Day

Today nearly 2000 people are writing about an influential woman in technology, thanks to Suw Charman-Anderson inviting all and sundry to do so through pledge bank. I did not start out to have a career in technology. I wanted to be a doctor or a writer. I ended up with...

Secret Message Crafting Swap

Having spent a many hours making necklaces in binary over the past couple of week, I am becoming interested in encoding messages in everyday objects. Can I knit a binary message? How can I sneak a message into a drawing? What words can I cipher into my meals? I want...