September 14, 2017

I’m not a college student anymore, but I’m always ready to learn. So when I saw a free Adobe Spark workshop with LA Tech 4 Good, I happily hopped on the Metro to CrossCampus Pasadena.

First, a little context:

I know I have a huge advantage in today’s job market as a nati...

August 20, 2017

A few personal updates: Work has been great and a lot of people in my life showed a lot of support, which was really humbling.

But working hard warrants some fun, and I recently discovered this gem: fake news games. Nieman Lab highlighted these games a couple weeks ago....

July 19, 2017

Some interesting news: Snap Spectacles are now available on Amazon, though the $129.99 price tag still hasn’t lowered. There have been rumors lately that the next generation of Snap Spectacles will include some augmented reality features, which is a topic that I’ve bee...

July 31, 2016

It has been crazy for me lately with personal things going on with my family and with my upcoming trip to the Philippines, so this is going to be just a quick write.

I was able to follow the conventions over the past two weeks. Between Ted Cruz refusing to endorse Trump...

July 11, 2016

A Moment to pause

I wanted to write a post about Pokémon Go ever since I began playing last Thursday, but I held off in respect for Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and the Dallas shootings. My ability to enjoy an AR app despite these events is a privilege because they...

July 8, 2016

(Video via neighborhoodpaperboy on Youtube) 


It’s been two years since the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, with more people using technology to reach wider audience. The use of technology has been intrinsically part of the attention around the two shootings...

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Keep Calm & Carreon (& Write)

I'm Heidi Carreon, a SoCal native with a love of writing and being involved in a variety of communities. This is a blog of my life as a Asian American woman working in an ever-changing media landscape. All images and graphics on this site were done by me unless stated otherwise.

 

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