What is the connection between Social Networks and Being Lonely? Inspired and Based on the wonderful book by Sherry Turkle - Alone Together. Also Based on Dr. Yair Amichai-Hamburgers hebrew article -The Invention of Being Lonely. Script, Design & Animation: Shimi Cohen Final Project at Shenkar College of Engineering and Design.
Say "goodbye" to literature in the form of hard copy books. As a society, we don't need hard copies, as we have laptops, phones, and tablets to read off of. I can guarantee a majority of your college information will be given to you online more and more, and less and less in paper form. This image speaks a thousand words as to where our culture, in terms of reading, is headed (observation).
Game on The season of board games is upon us again and none can divide a family like Scrabble. But what about the world of the serious competitor, where you don't have to speak English but you do need to know your 'ed's from your 'zo's? Scrabblephile Lynn Barber meets the word freaks and tries her luck at the 2005 World Championships
Our time has been called the "age of loneliness." It's estimated that one in five Americans suffers from persistent loneliness, and while we're more connected than ever before, social media may actually be exacerbating the problem. A ne...