Quick Search

The MySpace Generation

Posted on May 23, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 9, 2011

Thoughts on the social media phenomenon and its effect on the current young generation. Originally written with MySpace in mind, but valid for other sites like Facebook.

Read More

myspace.com, myspace, facebook, social media, internet, online, parenting, education, web

November 18, 2009 Newsletter

Posted on Nov 17, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
de_tension wooden bridgewell shark cartoonde_tension wooden bridgePortrait of a jumping spiderAmbush bug extending armsHayden Holding Mantis

November 18, 2009 Newsletter with a discussion on social networking sites like Facebook. Links to latest projects.

Read More

November 18, 2009 Newsletter

A Comparison of two major dynamic web platforms (LAMP vs. WISA)

Posted on May 11, 2003 | Last Updated Aug 13, 2013

Dynamic web sites are powered by web technologies. What do these technologies do and which is best?

Read More

LAMP, WISA, PHP, ASP, dynamic, web programming, MySQL

Shawn's Sites Exposed

Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 19, 2011

Articles hilighting when other sites have mentioned, listed or used my sites.

Read More

Education in the Digital Age

Posted on Jan 27, 2017 | Last Updated Feb 16, 2017

Essay on education in the modern digital age.

Read More

education, society

Using the Internet

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011

This editorial on education was printed as a Chalkboard column in the Messenger.

Read More

how people can use the internet, internet value

The Cringe Phenomenon

Posted on Jul 4, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011
Tom ClineRyan WilderCorbin CringeJoe ViersMat MarcumCringe PracticeMat Marcum

Interview with Cringe that appeared in Now It's Dark Magazine.

Read More

cringe phenomenon, interview, practice photos, local music, rock band

Online Vs Print

Posted on Dec 30, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 9, 2011

Essay on the values of web publishing over printed media relating to marketing.

Read More

online, print, advertising, marketing

Information Overload

An Over-Abundance of Information in the Information Age
Posted on Apr 4, 2010 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011

An essay on the trends on the Internet that cause an explosion of information that is often antithetical to the ideals of democracy and progress. This essay cautions parents, teachers and community leaders to be wary of every emerging media outlet.

Read More

internet, society, media, information, data, knowledge

Columbus Media Services

Multimedia | 3D | Consulting | Web
Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Jul 28, 2017

Shawn Olson Media Services. Digital imaging, web development and consultation based in Columbus, Ohio.

Read More

Columbus Media Services, 3d, consulting, photography design columbus, digital photography columbus, web designer columbus
Wall Worm plugins and scripts for 3ds Max