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Mobile Tech Stats

Launching the Desiring God app for the iPad and iPhone John Piper mentions these amazing statistics: Smartphones are expected to increase from 23% of total phone shipments in 2010 to 45% in 2015. (Source) Mobile application downloads are expected to reach nearly 48 billion in 2015. (Source) The number of smartphones set to rise from … Continue reading

Tech Thursday: Smartphone Camera Development and Apple Manufacturing

Two tech stories that caught my attention this week. Smartphone camera technology The first is a report from wired.com on how smartphone camera technology will evolve in 2012. In this report Christina Bonnigton gives us a super snapshot of evolving smartphone technology that will have you seriously considering the next smartphone purchase. Read the whole … Continue reading

Monday Masala

Helpful addition to my thinking on the person of God. Some amazing facts here of change in this article at http://theresurgence.com/2012/01/07/god-does-not-change CES has kicked off at Las Vegas, USA. Samsung has a big presence there and one of the focus products is their smart TV which will include an integrated camera and microphone so your TV can … Continue reading

Perils of Digital Technology

Mike Wittmer listened to MIT Professor Sherry Turkle’s lecture at Calvin College yesterday and summarizes the presentation at http://mikewittmer.wordpress.com/2012/01/04/perils-of-digital-technology/ I was particularly struck by point 9 where Mike summarises, “We’re not in trouble because we invented a new technology, we’re in trouble because we unreflectively threw ourselves into the new technology.” As much as I love tech … Continue reading