Statisticile lumii in direct – Stiati ca?

Pe vremuri exista la radio o emisiune de curiozitati care se numea ‘Stiati ca?’. Unii acolo si-au facut cultura generala. 🙂 Ceva, oricum, e mai mult decit nimic.

Deci, stiati ca…

– populatia lumii se apropie galopant de locuritori?

– …si ca a crescut in acest an cu aproape 80 de milioane de locuitori?

– ca astazi se vor naste circa 500 de mii de oameni?

– …si ca vor muri vreo 200 de mii? Continue reading “Statisticile lumii in direct – Stiati ca?”


The Innovation of Loneliness

What is the connection between Social Networks and Being Lonely?
Quoting the words of Sherry Turkle from her TED talk – Connected, But Alone.
Also Based on Dr. Yair Amichai-Hamburgers hebrew article -The Invention of Loneliness.


Experimental Theology: Social Media as Sacrament: A Thought For Rachel

Experimental Theology: Social Media as Sacrament: A Thought For Rachel.

This is a brilliant article, written by Richard Beck, in response to a question asked on twitter by Rachel Held Evans. It should be read by all Christian bloggers.

2013 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 170,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 7 days for that many people to see it.

Click here to see the complete report.

The Internet of Things

A link shared today by my son on Facebook made me aware of a concept I have ignored up to this point. If you are like me, you may be enlightened by watching the short video clip below.

If you became interested and want to find out more, you can be enlightened by reading HERE and HERE.

Experienţa celor 7 zile fără tehnologie! | Ganduri ascunse cu Alina Ilioi

Experienţa celor 7 zile fără tehnologie! | Ganduri ascunse cu Alina Ilioi.

Alina povesteste, asa cum a promis, despre cum a petrecut sapte zile fara tehnologie.

Un experiment interesant si folositor noua, tuturor.

Juan Enriquez: Your online life, permanent as a tattoo

What if Andy Warhol had it wrong, and instead of being famous for 15 minutes, we’re only anonymous for that long? In this short talk, Juan Enriquez looks at the surprisingly permanent effects of digital sharing on our personal privacy. He shares insight from the ancient Greeks to help us deal with our new “digital tattoos.”

Juan Enriquez thinks and writes about profound changes that genomics will bring in business, technology, and society.