Creative people have one product to sell, their labor. Often it is a labor of love, but labor nonetheless. What I have seen over the years is that the creative people have embraced social media as the vehicle to get noticed and sell their creative works. The problem is that creatives are damaging their brand… Read More Creatives You are Doing It All Wrong
Most of us are aware that police departments and security services collect much information about us. Some of us even understand that social media and our online activities are a treasure trove for law enforcement. It is one thing to know that your personal information resides in law enforcement accessible databases, but to see it… Read More A Look at Information Stored About You in Databases
I was doing some last minute research for tomorrow’s article on the El Paso Children’s Hospital and UMC when I came across the children’s hospital Facebook page and I noticed something disturbing. There are hundreds of patient pictures on their Facebook account. As a stock photographer, I am always careful to get my subjects to… Read More Is El Paso Children’s Hospital Violating HIPAA?
Those of you who have read the George Orwell 1984 book better not buy a Samsung TV. There has been a raging debate online about the loss of personal privacy because of technology. In the late 1990’s when I lived just outside of Monaco, while working for a Monaco-based company, I thought about the loss… Read More Samsung Warns TV Can Eavesdrop