Is Social Media Harmful or Not?

Today a lot of people are connected by social media. People are using social media to communicate friend, family, or even business. We have a lot of social media applications such as, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter. These platforms help us to communicate in community easily. We absolutely get a lot of benefits from them. On the…

What is Not to Love?

Do you like funny commercials or heart warming commercials? I am definitely going for the latter. Commercials that touches me is something I really appreciate. Even though I’m not a huge fan of alcohol commercials I really fell for Budweisers “Puppy Love”. The commercial features the friendship between an adorable puppy and a classic Clydesdale…

When the Travel Bug Bit Me

Ever since I moved to this amazing city, I’ve been trying to explore not only NYC but also the surrounding areas. There are a few limitations, because I don’t earn enough money and I travel between three to four times a year to my homeland. Last year I traveled to Jamaica with Nama, my friend…

No Turkey Day!

Yesterday was, as you all know, Thanksgiving. Traditionally here it´s mostly known as “Turkey Day”, and here are som fun facts about this: In 2013, more than 240.0 million turkeys were raised. More than 200 million were consumed in the United States. Estimated that 46 million of those turkeys were eaten at Thanksgiving, 22 million at…

Connect or disconnect

In disconnect, we can see the bad side of social media. A teen boy suicided, a couple have a troubled marriage, an ambitious reporter become online porn performers. Indeed, it is widely noted that social media have a profound impact on people’s life. However, does social media really disconnect people in real life? A article give us three main reasons….

“Disconnect” Review

Although I know side effects of the Internet, after watching this “real” movie, I feel a shock in my heart. The story of a teenage boy and his unforunate incident with a “friend” on Facebook disclose the darkness of the Internet. The story is so sad that it makes me feel uncomfortable. The pains of the…

High Line

When I was learning Landscape Architecture in the university,  I like many American Landscape design works. The works are practical and environmentally friendly. One of dream places that I like to visit is New York High Line. I visited the High Line. This  urban park design impressed me deeply. The array of versatile plant materials, planted…

The Dark Side of Social Media

My father, who is old man,  has always told me that the social media is the worst technology in our generation. When he knew that I have Social Media Class, he was arguing me why I took this class. I convinced him how we get benefits from it and how it has changed our life, but he…

One wife, many husbands!

Do you agree let man share a wife? I’ve read an article called ‘not enough women in China’. Xie Zuoshi, an Chinese economics professor, wrote in a post in his blogs, which suggests: one wife, many husbands! You know, by 2020, China will have an estimated 30 million bare branches (called guanghgun). In my opinion, there…

Be Careful In Cyber World

Disconnect is a kind of a really truly scary film. It’s not in a traditional way of ghost, supernatural, blood, or violence. It’s scary because it is so real. When you fall deep into this movie, you might be need a shower after seeing it. I feel unsafe after seeing the whole film, especially seeing…

Does Social Media Really Make the World “WORST”?

Social network has been affected the minds of teenagers nowadays. Teenagers are mostly on the Internet and this is really changing theirs communication pathway with others. They are now loosing how to communicate with each other in their real life. And this becomes one of the major problems nowadays since teenagers don’t know how to…

New high-tech glasses promise to bring color to the colorblind

Some 300 million people around the world are colorblind and unable to distinguish colors, in particular red and green. ‘Color For the Colorblind’ is a short documentary produced by paint and coatings industry giant Valspar about the results of a partnership with EnChroma to help people with color blindness experience color for the first time. EnChroma makes…