Is our “Digibesitas” giving us Technophobia?

(This article previously appeared in Dutch on Knack – Datanews) The tendency to curse smartphones isn’t new. But I am becoming fed up with the articles, cartoons and art that are going for the low hanging fruit of bashing new media technology. From criticizing the display of personal life on social media and fishing for… Read More Is our “Digibesitas” giving us Technophobia?

Corporate website-Facism and the Reddit revolt

Reddit’s foundations are crumbling. Disturbances are happening within the headquarters and the leadership. The frontpage of the internet is in anarchy. As most of my friends know, I’m often on Reddit. that massive forum that calls itself (often rightfully) the frontpage of the internet. I love observing the community. I enjoy how it resembles a real… Read More Corporate website-Facism and the Reddit revolt

3D printing; how we’ll soon be printing out our own ikea furniture

Remember those commercials against music piracy saying “you wouldn’t download a car”? Well, these days you actually can. or at least almost, thanks to 3Dprinting. I don’t know when this technology suddenly became so generally accepted in our society, but I think 3Dprinting is a big deal, so I wanted to contemplate on it a… Read More 3D printing; how we’ll soon be printing out our own ikea furniture