eBay Charity Auctions: Buy My Brand New iPod or Dinner with Bill Clinton
Computer Culture / Tech Tools

eBay Charity Auctions: Buy My Brand New iPod or Dinner with Bill Clinton

I can hardly believe that eBay’s Giving Works has been around since 2003, but I bet eBay must have taken recent efforts to make it more visible. What a great idea. For all those technophobes out there, here is an example of technology gone right. eBay has instituted a “Sell for Charity” feature, to give anything … Continue reading

Attractive and Compelling Fictional Characters
Academic Research / Computer Culture

Attractive and Compelling Fictional Characters

Happy Valentine’s Day!  For the EIS blog, I have literally had my posting privileges revoked for making this post.  I suppose the post itself is a deep character analysis disguised as a parody of “Top Ten Hottest Guys/Girls,” and most people, self-admittedly, didn’t get the joke.  In retrospect, a joke that no one gets should … Continue reading