Anonymity on the Web? Not so much.

We may know more about you than you think. While there are those who are savvy enough to not leave behind a trail of cookies or identifiable IP addresses as they traverse the Web, most aren’t that careful or organized. Some may attempt to be anonymous online to surf adult sites to avoid dirty looks from loved ones, to upload music, movies or other files illegally obtained, or to have the ability to lash out at someone behind a username. ...more

Going Offline to Strengthen Your Online Community

As more people come online to seek community, it equally appears to be causing an increase in occasions to meet offline. Whether it’s over lunch, drinks, or a longer engagement, it’s nice to use another means of communication outside the keyboard every now and again to connect with our peers and colleagues. (She says while typing up this entry…) ...more

Seven Years Later: Remembering that Tuesday morning and the online community response

Despite my physical departure from Washington, DC in 2006, I cannot and probably will not ever forget Tuesday, September 11, 2001. Personally, it's just as difficult now as it was marking the first anniversary. ...more

Let there be peace on earth,
and let it begin with me" -Jill Jackson and Sy ...more

Politics: It's Local

While the past several days have been spent looking at the Democratic and Republican presidential candidates, it's important to note that voters should pay just as much, if not more, attention to their local/regional elections. ...more