Tag Archives: Technology

I’m Sending Out Spam!

So yesterday, I thought my e-mail had been hacked when several contacts on my Gmail account notified me of a suspicious email that had as a heading line: RE: Fr Stephen Smuts – 7/14/2014 10:36:01 AM There was only a single link … Continue reading

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Map of Where the Twelve Apostles Died

I stumbled upon this interesting use of technology: A Google Map of where the 12 Apostles died. View in a larger map.  

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Bishops and Bloggers

There is a way out of this impasse.  

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Bishops Shouldn’t Try to Censor the Blogosphere

So say a leading English priest: Fr Timothy Finigan, author of the Hermeneutic of Continuity blog, made the comment after Bishop Michael Campbell of Lancaster asked Deacon Nick Donnelly “to voluntarily pause from placing new posts” on his blog Protect … Continue reading

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How to Take a Virtual Tour of Jerusalem Using Google Maps

Wayne Stiles has a helpful look.  

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Where Do You Live On This Map…

of the Internet? Do you live near Googolplex Gulf, by the MS-DOS Sea, or closer to the South Datastream? Or do you spend more of your time on eBay Island? Click the zoom button at bottom left to see more … Continue reading

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Ghent Altarpiece in 100 Billion Pixels

Very cool indeed: They Getty Foundation collaborated to render the Ghent Altarpiece in 100 billion pixels. Yes, that’s billion with a b. HERE

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A Dying Tradition?

That of the Parish Magazine… The Telegraph reports: Church leaders fear the writing is on the wall for traditional church magazines after one of the oldest in the country closes after more than 100   years. For more than 150 years, England’s … Continue reading

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The Science Is Clear: Don’t Text and Walk

Smithsonian: Being distracted by texting makes people walk more slowly and crookedly, and they are more likely to be hit by cars Read on here.  

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Pope Francis: The Internet Is A Gift From God

In the Catholic Herald today: Pope Francis has said that the internet is “a gift from God” in his first World Communications Day message. … Pope Francis said: “Media can help us greatly in this, especially nowadays, when the networks of … Continue reading

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