Technology In The Sky

October 26th, 2014

In my opinion, there haven’t been many positive improvements in air travel. Yeah, you can now use wireless internet, but that’s about it. Which is interesting because we have seen increases in ticket prices.

Check out this ARTICLE/VIDEO on a UK technology that could be launched in 10 or so years.


Ready to Scale Down?

October 19th, 2014

The first house I owned measured 1700 square feet (this was in 1997). It had 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 2-car garage. Currently my house measures 1055 square feet. One of the reasons I now own a smaller home is due to higher real estate prices in the Midwest compared with Texas. However, I honestly can’t believe I ever thought I needed 1700 square feet.

That said I’m not sure I could live in 192 square feet. But that’s exactly what some people are now doing. Check out this VIDEO that follows a mildly growing tiny house movement.


Civil Disobedience…

October 12th, 2014

The VIDEO for this week focuses on the recent news story developing in Mexico. As a student it should “curl your hair.” Thoughts?

Technology and Restaurants

October 5th, 2014

I love my cellphone as much as the next person. I’m well aware that I pretty much couldn’t do very well without it these days. However, these new technologies (smartphones) can have some pretty interesting effects in society. Check out this ARTICLE on technology and restaurants.