MOOCs

  When first hearing about a MOOC, or seeing an image like the one above, it would seem that they are a pretty good alternative. Being able to complete a course, online, for free, at the same time as thousands of other students around the world, and possibly having that course associated with a well […]

Speeding up the Internet

Australia. Yes, we do have a great country, but I feel like in some areas were are being ripped off. We have to pay more than double the amount for consumer goods than Americans do (in most cases), we have to travel further to reach overseas destinations AND our internet speed is one of the […]

Online Identity Construction

In my lifetime I have been a bandicoot, an italian man, a rich older version of myself, a purple dragon, a young African American man,   a wrestler, a Japanese fighter… and the list continues. These are some of the avatars that I have ‘played as’ over the years. Maybe one day the online world […]