News & Media
Style Sonata "TIFFANY SHLAIN –– EMMY-NOMINATED FILMMAKER AND WEBBY AWARDS FOUNDER –– TALKS TECHNOLOGY SHABBATS, SPOKEN CINEMA AND MORE"
The Washington Post “How taking a break from tech for Shabbat brought new purpose to this Internet pioneer’s life”
WIRED Magazine “Work Smarter: Webby Awards founder Tiffany Shlain explains why she and her roboticist husband go tech-free one day a week”
"The easiest way to describe her is to say she’s a documentary filmmaker, but her prolific output feels less like a set of discrete productions and more like a single evolving project, ruminating on an interconnected set of themes, which boil down to technology (“What do you amplify and what do you amputate?” she asks; by the way, she founded the Webby Awards); and creative process at it is revealed through neuroscience."
— Early Learning Nation, Mark Swartz
Jewish Book Council “‘Making an Ancient Ritual Work’: A Conversation Between Beth Ricanati and Tiffany Shlain”
Art Publika Magazine “Internet Advocate Tiffany Shlain Talks Cloud Films and the Art of Connecting People”
In today’s day and age there is a lot of noise, and it is unrelenting. Sometimes that noise bubbles to a decibel that drowns out common sense (the latest election being a case in point); rationale becomes muted, an iPhone alert in a room of grandfather clocks. To make oneself heard, one must be tactical, entering into the noise sideways, capturing attention by virtue of being different. Read More
On Being with Krista Tippett - We’ve been enmeshed with our technologies. Tech Shabbat for everyone?
Cool Tools with Kevin Kelly and Mark Frauenfelder
Brand New Ways “28: Emmy-nominated Filmmaker Tiffany Shlain”
Aspiriant's new Money Tales podcast
Inside Journey with Johanna Beyer and Kim Morrow
Aunt Nelly's House with Janelle Burley Hoffman and her sister
On Leadership with Scott Miller "The Power on Powering Down" with Tiffany Shlain
Psychology Today - "Surfing Lessons for a Pandemic"
The Boston Globe - “The case for a tech Shabbat in a too-connected world” — PDF of article
The Globe And Mail - "Are we addicted to our screens?"
Chapter in The Good Fight - “Getting To 50/50” (Released Nov 2017)
LinkedIn - “30,000 Days"
LinkedIn - “Let’s Talk About Getting to 50/50”
Harvard Business Review - “Tech’s Best Feature: The Off Switch”
Harvard Business Review - “How the Internet is Shaping Our “Global Brain”
Tiffany's Blog - "Being Thankful Instead of Wantful"
Tiffany's Blog - "Everything You Need to Enjoy One Tech-Free Day a Week"