User Experience or UX seems like a sort-of jargon-y buzzword that gets thrown when talking about design, conversion rates, KPIs, and ROIs. User Experience is—for better or for worse—exactly what it sounds like, the user’s experience interacting with a product. For some, it’s more long the lines of the ease and simplicity (or not) of…

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So, I started my day off with a minor car accident. It sucked and I’m pissed off, but shit happens. Oh, and I’m fine. And the car is mostly OK, just a little more crumpled that she was when I left the house. So, after all of the waiting while a police report was written, I was…

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I have a very strange relationship with technology. I love it. All of it. As you can probably tell by the title of the blog, I’m an anthropologist. I study how people use technology. I’m currently working on how companies use social media and how this compares to and contrasts with how individuals use social…

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I’ve been studying technology use and the effects of technology on culture for a while now. Because of this (or because I’m just weird, either one could be the reason) I have an affinity, a love, an obsession with vintage, antique, and analogue technologies. I have a really nice digital camera, but I choose to…

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