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Beating a path through the digital wilderness

Archived Blog Posts

  • What a tech-ade

    Jim Willis | Published: Mon, Dec 28, 2009

    It was New Year’s Eve 1999, and no one needed to tell me that new media technology was changing my life.

  • On shopping, crowds, and privacy

    Jim Willis | Published: Thu, Dec 24, 2009

    One of my favorite scenes from the holiday classic, A Christmas Story, is when ”the old man” and Mrs.

  • Braving a new virtual world

    Jim Willis | Published: Fri, Dec 11, 2009

    The witty CBS newsman Charles Osgood once noted, “The future is not what it used to be.” Although he wasn’t speaking about computers, he well might have been.

A Virtual Unknown

Journalist, professor and author Jim Willis explores the new media landscape and its evolving place in our day-to-day lives.