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Take a deep breath, slow down to navigate into a richer more fulfilling life.
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man in a cube

Dave is a creative writer who lives inside the iconic Astor Place Cube in New York City. The cube's 8X8 panels add up to 64 square feet which adds up to 512 ...


"The announcement by Michael Krivicka and the geniuses of ThinkModo that Dave, the guy living inside the iconic Astor Place cube in NYC, has not, in fact been living inside the cube, has left us wondering how social media moves us to feel for stories that we secretly don’t believe, but really want to believe."

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The video embraced, talked about and watched by over 150,000 people on YouTube turns out to be an ad that succeeded, an ad that went viral. What are we to think about this.


The premise of Dave, a writer living in a cube located in the middle of NYC so he could detach from paying rent and being connected to social media and the net is wonderful.


The ad creators created a great story that touches us on many levels and is well worth watching again and again. What do you think?


Would you like to escape from from technology, even for a little while?

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Five Ways to Unplug

Five Ways to Unplug | Unplug | Scoop.it

"Phone calls in the bathroom stall. Tweets from airplanes. Yelp reviews on the way home from the restaurant. A constant stream of communication seems so convenient until it leaves you with no real time to do meaningful things."

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A nice little blog post that offers 5 great ways to unplug from our hectic lives. I don't think we can ever have enough ideas in reserve for when we are feeling frazzled...

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