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manufacturing

Big Manufacturing Isn’t What It Once Was

There’s a whole new economy evolving and manufacturing, as we traditionally think of it, is a shrinking part of it. Yet, we are producing more now than we ever have before. What gives? Apple’s App Store and iTunes, Google and Facebook are examples. They only sell bits, there’s nothing material...

facebook

Facebook Is Making You Sell Your Guns Elsewhere

  Facebook has banned private gun sales on its social networks. The company has said that it would remove posts and potentially ban accounts that violate its regulated goods policies, which now includes the unlicensed sale of guns on Instagram as well.   No Gun Sales Through Facebook I’ll admit...

Latest Facebook Feature Tries to Combat Suicide

I have my gripes with the so-called ‘Digital Age’. To me, many social media platforms are breeding grounds for narcissism, insecurity, ego, and insensitivity. Cyber bullying has become embedded in our culture — while laudable campaigns that seek to end virtual discrimination and hateful remarks are encouraging, there still remains...

lbj

LBJ Said To Be “Going Dark” On The Social Media Front

  82 regular season games are in the bag, almost every award recipient has been named, and the 2015 NBA playoffs are finally underway. For many, this entails bonuses added to already impressive salaries, and for the teams who aren’t fortunate enough to extend their seasons… they become the butt of...

to pimp a butterfly

My Gripe With “To Pimp A Butterfly”

  So let’s get right to it. Yesterday, March 24th, I listened to “To Pimp A Butterfly“, from start to finish, for the 4th time. It was a struggle. Matter of fact, by the end of that super believable and intriguing exchange between he and 2Pac, I had to force myself to get...

millennial impact

The Millennial Impact Is Already Being Felt

  We must engage our youth. We can not settle for selfies.   I’ve previously discussed the idea that our generation and those to come will not be lost, but found. Armed with the potential, creativity, and awareness, they will be the ‘movers and shakers’ — the ones to get it...

age of social media

Maria Chimes In: Episode 2 – Kathryn Tam

Killing The Breeze presents Episode 2 of Maria Chimes In . Last week, Maria spoke with Brooklyn Based artist Rina Prel. This week Maria sits down with fellow NYU alum and avid social media user Kathryn Tam to talk about the age of social media.     Foresight in the Age...