Tools do what they do. Humans choose how to use them.
When asked what were some of my favorite parenting apps as a digital dad here is what I answered.
Have you ever wondered why someone over 25 would use Snapchat? Here is why I use it and love it.
Two Boston photographers set off to New York City for a day of walking, photos and a good steak.
My annual choosing of the words that will drive me in the new year and give me focus in all I do.
The yearly consumer electronics show is almost here and it has me thinking about what new technology I’m craving.
A photo walk through the last year. Not necessarily the best photographs I took, but ones that hold special memories for me.
As the year draws to a close, I wanted to share some personal thoughts on how 2015 was for me.
A boy never forgets his first time with a drone. I know I won’t.
Wediko helps children battle mental illness and have been doing it since 1934.
As a big supporter of our military, I’ve supported the work the Fisher House Foundation does for years. As you make your holiday donations, I hope you’ll consider them.
No Kid Hungry wants to make sure that no child in America ever goes hungry and today your donations are doubled!
As the holidays arrive, use your phone to give back!
Facebook walls are not meant for you to scream and yell on. You are allowed there by your friends and should act accordingly.
If you love the outdoors, skiing or quality time by the fireplace, The Hermitage Club is the place for you!
People were confused when I went to Texas for five days and didn’t really say what I was up to. Now I can share that story.
If you are looking for tech gifts to get your kids this Christmas, here are a few ideas.
I’m very curious to watch ‘Breakthrough: Fighting Pandemics.’ on National Geographic Channel.
Save the Children is sharing a powerful story of a child in Afghanistan to help raise awareness for why they need your donations to continue their work in that country.
Why would someone like me attend an event like ITS Muster?
My talk from Pix 2015 encouraging photographers to use their talents and images to drive social change in the world around them.
A recap of my day at the Topsfield Fair stop of the U.Fund Dreams Tour.
Another day and another mass shooting. When will it end?
This weekend we are headed to the Topsfield Fair as part of my partnership with the U.Fund Dreams Tour.
I’ve always loved the start of the fall television season, but this year I have no idea when I’m going to get to watch all the shows I want to.
Our family always have a fun time at King Richard’s Faire.
First day of school 2015.
The MTV Video Music Awards are still some of the most random hours of entertainment you can ever find on television.
As the technology in our phones and automobiles gets better I’d love to see more to protect our teenage drivers.
The new solid state portable hard drives from Samsung are amazing pieces of hardware. Especially for frequent travelers like me.
Video of a talk I gave at CreativeMornings Boston around the theme of “Humility.”
Blogust ’15 is underway and I’m proud to be part of it. Every comment or share on this post will give a child in need the vaccines they need to live a full life.
Pam Slim brought her Indispensable Community Tour to Boston and it was an inspiring and educational event.
Getting out in nature and away from screens is always a good idea.
Life events making me wonder about the power of technology and what it might be doing to our basic humanity.
A quick look back at the week that was.
When a fellow author challenges his readers to answer the question “why do you write?” I felt compelled to find and share my reasons.
I use to write poetry all the time and today it felt like the only outlet to share my thoughts.
Recent events have reminded me that it is time to refresh some of my personal security skills.
Check out my appearance in the latest promotional video for TripIt.
While out hiking with the family I took a tumble into a waterfall and strangely enough it taught me several things.
While I never thought I’d ever do a shoe review, there is a first time for everything.
The family and I had fun learning about saving for college and eating tons of free ice cream at the WGBH FunFest.
Please join me in the effort to help #ElectrifyAfrica
Family fun travel to Frederick, Maryland made for a great long weekend.
Come out this Saturday for some ice cream, fun and learning on the next stop of the 2015 U.Fund Dreams Tour, presented by Fidelity & MEFA at the WGBH FunFest.
Ever made a decision that you wish you hadn’t. Did you regret it and wish you could go back and change it?
If it scares you a little bit, it might be the perfect thing to do next. Get out there and enjoy the adventure of life.
Some advice on balancing your kids screen time and sunshine during summer vacation.
Another day and another horrific crime committed because we continue to hate people who are different than us.