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Ten Commandments for Phone Users

2nd Aug 2019
Nigel Cameron

1. Never at the family meal table. Including breakfast! 2. Never sneak. Under the table. In the loo. 3. Master your privacy settings, especially on Facebook. On your mobile, on websites, everywhere.

Screens and Teens

1st Aug 2019
Nigel Cameron

Raising teenagers is no simple business. Parents know there are no simple formulae for success, though keeping communication open is a core idea. How do mobiles and other screens work in your home? How much focus do church youth efforts have on helping teens think critically and be self-aware in their social media use?

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The only Problem with “Transhumanism” is Jesus

31st Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

I’ve just done a recording for Premier Radio on “transhumanism” – with Micah Redding, a software designer from the United States who has started something called the “Christian Transhumanist Association.” Can you be a “Christian Transhumanist”?

Screens and young kids

31st Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

It’s so easy, isn’t it? Sit them down with a screen. Toddlers as young as one will stay there, entranced. Sometimes for hours.  There’s been a lot of research into the impact of screens on children.

Myths of Multitasking

29th Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

Humans are, of course, not limited to just one thing at a time, but these tend to be routine activities we have mastered. For example, we can eat our dinner when watching the TV. We can tell the children in the back of the car to be quiet while we drive them to school. But we are a lot more limited than we often think.

Are smart homes smart?

29th Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

One of the hottest current trends in digital tech circles is the Internet of Things: real world objects that are connected to the internet and to each other.  These ‘cyber-physical’ systems include, for example, starting your car using an app on your

Deliver us from Robots!

25th Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

“If popular culture has taught us anything, it is that someday mankind must face and destroy the growing robot menace” Daniel H Wilson, Roboapocalypse

Robots and Relationships

24th Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

“My dear Miss Glory, Robots are not people. They are mechanically more perfect than we are, they have an astounding intellectual capacity, but they have no soul.” Karel Capek, Rossum’s Universal Robots

Robot Toys and Pets

23rd Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

Remember Tamagotchi? Do you remember the Tamagotchi? Back in 1996 the world had its first taste of a mass-market robot toy. It sold by the millions. Children all over the world loved it.

Robots at Work!

22nd Jul 2019
Nigel Cameron

At CARE, we want to equip Christians to be salt and light and to think biblically on difficult issues.

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