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The Online Popularity Scam


‘How much do you like courgettes? According to one Facebook page devoted to them, hundreds of people find them delightful enough to click the “like” button – even with dozens of other pages about courgettes to choose from. ‘There’s just … Continue reading

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Top Things You Should Not Share on Social Networks


‘Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Friendster, Urban Chat and Black Planet are just a few of more than 100 Web sites connecting folks around the world who are eager to share their thoughts and feelings. But just like in real life, there’s … Continue reading

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Know Who are Intruding into your Privacy


infographic Extreme Punishment for a Saudi Activist Would he survive the 600 lashes? ‘The founder of a liberal-minded website in Saudi Arabia has been sentenced to seven years in prison and 600 lashes after angering Islamic authorities in the ultraconservative … Continue reading

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Most Effective Computer Fix


This sounds funny but my experience proves it! link George Orwell’s 1984 – The 1956 Film See how Orwell uncannily predicted most of hi-tech today Here’s the 1956 film version of 1984, George Orwell’s novel of a totalitarian future society … Continue reading

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WordPress News Sites are Dying


We’re talking about self-hosted sites like wpdaily.co. Yet Plato on-line, which is not self-hosted, is going strong. Puzzling isn’t that? I couldn’t even attribute content-originality to Plato on-line’s growth since most of its content are just curated. So I can … Continue reading

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Virtual Anxiety Therapy


‘Researchers say they have tested a system that lets people with all manner of social anxieties — from using public transportation and buying a drink at a bar to socializing at a party, shopping, or talking to a stranger – … Continue reading

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Blackberry Most Precious to Homeless Man


This is one of the rare beautiful stories on being homeless. Frank too ‘He (sold his car and) used the money to save for his phone bill, as well as a cheap $30-a-month membership to a local 24-hour gym in … Continue reading

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