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Hardcopy Greetings Preferred Over Social Media’s


Christmas Cards And Holiday Letters Beat Facebook, Etiquette Gurus Say Christmas cards, letters, wrapped gifts still preferred over social media greetings Even phone calls are better than social media Figures from Hallmark tell us that the world still sends 1.4 … Continue reading

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How Much Does your Phone Control You?


How long can you go without checking your phone? Play the game with someone or with a group and see who lasts ‘It’s shameful, but virtually every unposed photo of me taken in the past few years features me looking … Continue reading

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Should Unethical People be Allowed to use Mobile Phones?


Using mobiles is just like using Twitter. It could lead to conflict in romantic relationships, which in turn leads to other relationship issues like emotional or physical cheating, breakup, and even divorce. That is if the users are without etiquette … Continue reading

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When Not To Trust Web Of Trust


How Trustworthy is WoT? WOT is very useful in warning us about unsafe websites. But how about when it gives your own site false ratings? When I visit my site Plato on-line, the WOT icon has a blue question mark … Continue reading

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Deceptive Credit Card Charges


Deceptive Credit Card Charges   Outrageous Lies Companies Are Legally Allowed to Tell You ‘If you tell people that advertisers lie, they’ll roll their eyes and say, “DUH! That’s what advertising is, you naive buffoon!” But then those same people … 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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Successful Firm Favors Non-pro Employees


Upworthy’s social success depends on gut-checking “regular people” “Of the things we curate at Upworthy, I think our editorial staff is what we pride ourselves the most on curating. We really focus on regular people. We reject the idea that … Continue reading

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