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The name I would give it is Content Curator. A Content Curator is someone who...– Influential Marketing Blog: Manifesto For The Content Curator: The Next Big Social Media Job Of The Future ? (via quardleardle)
Hey all you Mac users, Star Wars easter egg inside...
colorfieldsandwagonwheels: flickflickflicker: bobwise: pacalin: !!!!! : ) !!!!! retrostarwars: Go to the Mac Terminal on your computer, type in “telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl” and press enter for a very special surprise. Mac hint via my IRL good friend, Professor Curlybrain Wow, that is amazing. Also, this isn’t inside your computer. “Telnet” is a program used to talk...
I am not the only person who uses his computer mainly for the purpose of...– Dave Barry
Facebook, Roger Ebert And The Pointlessness Of The... →
mudwerks: There’s been a lot of talk recently about issues concerning “corporate censorship” after Facebookshut down Roger Ebert’s page, supposedly because some people complained about his comments (on Twitter, not Facebook) concerning a death, which some took offense to. A lot of people are jumping on the “censorship” bandwagon, and part of it makes me wonder if we need a different word. When a...
A corporate blog needs…somebody who actually knows how to write and…isn’t afraid...– Hugh MacLeod (I say: every blog. “Getting fired” = losing followers.)
Free Tech for Teachers: Embed Plus- Clip &... →
thingsforteachers: Show portions of YouTube videos, skip over parts of videos, and annotate videos with this tool.
Google Reverse Image Search →
ckck: I’ve been testing Google’s new reverse image search function for the past couple of days and it’s a most welcome addition to their services, as well as a welcome rival/compliment to Tineye. I have the Chrome extensions for both of them installed, and it makes looking up images as easy as pie.
MATCH OF THE DAY: AMERICA VS EUROPE
happiestpeopleever: Who will get 10 million Facebook fans first? American side: http://www.facebook.com/pages/America-Vs-Europe-american-side/123197344432701 European side: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Europe-Vs-America-european-side/234003043291902 Spread the word! ;-)
@badbanana Sometimes I just need a break from the...
Can You See the Real Me? Activation and Expression... →
untanglingtheweb: pdf of Bargh, J.A, McKenna, K.Y.A & Fitsimons, G.M. (2002). Can You See the Real Me? Activation and Expression of the “True Self” on the Internet. Journal of Social Issues, 58(1): 33-48. Here’s the abstract: Those who feel better able to express their “true selves” in Internet rather tahn face-to-face interaction settings are more likely to form close relationships with...
Today, you have achieved something special, something only 92 percent of...– Conan O’Brien, in his 2011 Dartmouth commencement address (via austinkleon)
The Paleozoic Internet →
shrinkinglibrarian: One way to think of the internet is as an infinitely expanding trove of ephemera. While we assume that all of the videos, links, jokes, blog posts and one-off websites are there forever, it’s actually extremely difficult to archive the net. Bob checks in with a group of digital archaeologists, people who are recording and presenting the net as it used to be, as far back in...
A huge majority of us assume search engines are unbiased. But that may be just...– How the net traps us all in our own little bubbles | Technology | The Observer (via interestingsnippets)
Tumblr Is Cheesecake.
Dylan: You can ask things?
Dylan: So it's like formspring?
Me: Kinda.. but there's more to it.
Dylan: So it's like Twitter?
Me: Kinda but not really, it's like formspring mixed with twitter, but you can post music and videos-
Dylan: So it's like hypemachine?
Me: Well like twitter and formspring and hypemachine.
Dylan: So it's like myspace?
Me: Well no cause you can't really message or comment neccesarily.. You just like and reblog.
Dylan: Wow... that's starting to sound like facebook... liking?
Me: It's like every good thing about the internet in one.
Dylan: Ahhhh, so it's like cheesecake.