Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Technology”

When Porn Comes To Your Kid’s Smart Phone

The price of having the Internet in your family home is eternal vigilance.

Posted August 28th, 2014

How To Stalk Someone Via Facebook

Jerri Kelley Phillips learned some things via Facebook, and they’re pretty shocking, …

Posted July 29th, 2014

Can Traditional Religion Survive A Wired World?

In a must-read column, Damon Linker explores the role that the Internet …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Comcast Owns Your Soul

Via Mark Berman at The Washington Post comes this painful, but all …

Posted July 16th, 2014

Everybody’s A Secret Policeman

You may be thinking that it wouldn’t be worth your time to …

Posted February 25th, 2014

The Network Of Mass Loneliness

Win Bassett passes along this terrific essay by Rebecca Solnit on how …

Posted August 30th, 2013

Religion For The Age Of Discarnate Man

Several of you have sent me this great Wired essay by Brett …

Posted August 9th, 2013

The Beast

And he causes all, both small and great, rich and poor, free …

Posted June 10th, 2013

‘You Will Never Be Safe’

From The Guardian‘s interview with whistleblower Edward Snowden: Q: Is it possible …

Posted June 9th, 2013

Technology, Decline, & Our Brains

A reader writes on the Problem With Public Schools Is Often The …

Posted May 17th, 2013

Meet The New Screen, Same As The Old Screen

Daniel McCarthy observes that young Americans are spending less time watching TV.  …

Posted April 22nd, 2013

Electronic-Free Kids, Week One

My children have had a media fast imposed on them by their …

Posted March 22nd, 2013

Generation iPad

Lent started this week for us Orthodox. For my kids, that means …

Posted March 21st, 2013

‘Lifestyle Liberalism’ & Its Consequences

A friend of mine who is generally liberal in his politics, cultural …

Posted February 27th, 2013

First The Cellphone, Then The Toilet

Alan Jacobs observes that some Third World peoples are choosing to spend …

Posted January 2nd, 2013

Oz Cops: ‘Apple Could Get You Killed’

This can’t be good for the brand: Australian police are warning people …

Posted December 10th, 2012

Wii: Yesterday’s News?

NYT today has a story about Nintendo’s bid to revive its downcast …

Posted November 25th, 2012