It’s Not a Second Life

“I like him,” my friend said as we sat in the airport. “When I visited him, we ate lunch, walked around the farm. He told me I was welcome to stay with him any time I was in town.” He paused, frowning. “But online…man, he is a totally different person. I can’t stand him.” In …

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augmented Life

too much or just right connection

The Augmented Self at Rest Credit where credit is due: I first considered the idea of the “Augmented Self” during a conversation with my good friend J.P., a stage manager extraordinaire from Toronto (among other things). He and I were discussing how often we are carrying on simultaneous connections through various media – the instant …

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