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Josh Rose is the EVP, digital creative director of ad agency Deutsch LA, who -- when time permits -- moonlights as a photographer. Two events today, although worlds apart, seem inextricably tied together.

If you never did malware analysis before, the material presented can be overwhelming.

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The book is only 28 pages, so it’s more of a long tutorial than a book, but it still acts as a good introduction to RFID.

Disclaimer: I received this book for free through the O’Reilly Blogger program. When you see “I am a sentence I am another sentence,” you know that you’re really looking at two different sentences even though the period between “sentence” and “I” is missing.

We live in this paradox now, where two seemingly conflicting realities exist side-by-side.

Social media simultaneously draws us nearer and distances us.

This project is a system to reduce our power consumption, particularly when we’re not there.

When either of us comes into the room, all we have to do is tap our key fobs on a reader mounted by the door, and the room turns on or off what we normally use. The reader by the door reads the presence or absence of the tags.

And the Internet itself is more complex and interesting than we often give it credit for. And social media isn’t cold, it’s just complex and hard to define.

Consider peer-to-peer networking as just one example, where the tasks are distributed among the group to form a whole. I’ve always thought that you really see something’s value when you try to destroy it.

We’ve seen it with the printing press, moving pictures, television, video games and just about any other advanced technology that captures our attention.

What romantic rituals of relationship and social interaction will die in the process? In the New Yorker this week, Adam Gopnik’s article “How the Internet Gets Inside Us,” explores this cultural truism in depth.

The network/app operates in a similar way to many dating sites: there are "like" functions, photo browsing, profile building, and ways to interact and chat.