Author Archives: masonpeterman

Tackling Recidivism with Tech

We’ve discussed technology and social media at length throughout this class, and while we have touched on the many positives it can bring to society, I can’t help but feel we continue to focus on the detriments that seem to lurk closely behind. These are important to recognize and contemplate, but as I continue to […]

Hope for the Homeless

We live in a digital age, and if you’re like me you rarely carry cash. Easy access to credit cards and the advent of digital payment services like Venmo and Cash App have made tangible currency almost unnecessary. Let’s be honest it makes everything much easier, no need to carry clunky coins in your pocket […]

The world of 5G

I did my best to regale you all with the intricacies of 5G wireless evolution in class, but admittedly it’s scale and technicality makes it difficult to really dive into during a six-minute presentation. That being said, I want to recap a few things about 5G and dive deeper into some technical aspects of these […]

Wearable Tech: You Better Be Watch(ing)

My phone is never far. It’s the first thing I check in the morning, I physically can’t get to destinations without it’s step-by-step directions, and the endless content it provides generally fills the gaps in my day-to-day. I’m sure the same goes for most of you. However, I still take solace in the fact that […]

Here it Goes…

My name is Mason Peterman (pictured below) and I am a senior in the Carroll School of Management at Boston College concentrating in Information Systems and Business Analytics. I’m from Waukesha, Wisconsin so the Green Bay Packers and cheese are quite literally my two favorite things. I can talk your ear off about Wisconsin and […]