Internet access for all crucial for success in Fourth Industrial Revolution

Reed Sheard, vice-president and CIO at Westmont College, disagrees about the massive downsizing facing universities in the next 10 years, because faculty are key to education and likely to remain an essential component of the education process. Sheard argues that the rising costs of higher education are most likely due to wasteful business and technology expenses, according to an April 2018 online article from Forbes.com. Read Full Story from SF Examiner

Last year, Apple did something out of character: it introduced the usual update to the iPhone, the iPhone 8, while simultaneously introducing the iPhone X with a flurry of hype. The iPhone X was a total rethinking of the iPhone, with a new gesture system, Face ID unlocking, and an edge-to-edge screen that prompted a wave of app redesigns.

The iPhone X was meant to usher in the future of phones, and it succeeded; its influence (and its notch) are all over the industry now. Apple has gone from being an iPhone company to being an iPhone X company.

Fresh Eyes

Doug Newton releases trilogy of books to slow down and take a look at famous Bible passages with a new perspective

Remember that surprise twist at the end of “The Usual Suspects” or “The Sixth Sense”? How about that spicy meatball at the end of the Harry Potter series? Great reveals turn whatever lens we had on its head. It changes our perspective. What if we had a guide into some famous parables from the Bible […]

Seek Truth, Not a Tweet

In a post-truth era, how can we attempt to get clarity in the clutter?

In this post-truth era of “a latest study finds X and you should be afraid or shocked”, many pieces of news and social posts are angled at fear, destruction and division. It’s up to us to find perspective. I’m not saying ignore or put our heads in the sand. I’m just wondering if every day […]