Technology: Bringing Us Together, Tearing Us Apart

I often see people lament that technology has weakened out social relationships. When I see everyone staring at their phone out at a restaurant I see their point. However I think technology allows us to develop deeper and more meaningful relationships, when used properly. I will first discuss the benefits of the internet and then…

The Talos Principle: Game Review

“Even the most faithful philosopher can not live without his blood”~The Talos Principle The Talos Principle is an amazing puzzle game with a philosophical story. It received overwhelmingly positive reviews all around. I got it on steam sale for 75% of, which was a bargain. It was so good I bought it as a gift…

Heartbleed: A Lesson on Security

I’ve been watching Computerphile videos on YouTube and saw one on the heart bleed bug, a massive breech in online security in 2014 caused by a negligent oversight in OpenSSL, a library used in the majority of websites. While this is not news, I found it an educational example. It is best explained with xkcd’s…