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Survey: People Largely Negative About Google’s Personalized Search Results

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Earlier this month market research tool provider Ask Your Target Market surveyed 400 US adults about their attitudes toward personalized search on Google. The results were reported today in eMarketer’s email newsletter. We went back to the source to check out the survey and discovered that... Please visit Search Engine Land...
Survey: People Largely Negative About Google’s Personalized Search Results

The Girl Who Cried Sexism

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A long time ago a friend of mine and I were discussing another female tech blogger. “You know what?” he said. “The truth is — please don’t kill me — the truth is that men just don’t care what women think about tech.” Hmmm… Whether or not you or I...
The Girl Who Cried Sexism
80% of advertisers: Facebook not as important as the rest of the web

[GRAPHIC] Most Don't Feel Comfortable Sharing Credit Card Info On Social Networks

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Most of us still don't like giving our credit card information on social networking sites, according to a poll of 2,630 adults by Harris Interactive for Digitas. And that could mean trouble - at least for now - for Facebook and other social networks hoping to make good on predictions...
[GRAPHIC] Most Don't Feel Comfortable Sharing Credit Card Info On Social Networks

Twitter reaction to Ched Evans case shows rape culture is alive and kicking | Amanda Bancroft

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Some tweets directed at the woman raped by Evans may be punishable, but the attitudes that led to them are deeply embeddedOn Friday afternoon, the Sheffield United footballer Ched Evans was sentenced to five years in jail for raping a 19-year-old woman. His co-accused, Port Vale footballer Clayton McDonald, was...
Twitter reaction to Ched Evans case shows rape culture is alive and kicking | Amanda Bancroft
Acer: $799 ultrabooks make no profit, aiming for $499 price nonetheless

French court rules Google isn't liable for YouTube bootlegs of TF1 TV shows

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France typically hasn't been kind to Google. Today, though, it's cutting some important slack. A court has ruled that the search firm can't be held liable when YouTube members upload clips of their favorite football matches or movies from local network TF1. As in a case involving Dailymotion last...
French court rules Google isn't liable for YouTube bootlegs of TF1 TV shows

Sony & NBC Interfere With Fan-Funded Web Series, Accomplish Nothing

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ChurchHatesTucker points us to yet another example of how the strictures of the legacy entertainment industry are at odds with modern attitudes towards culture and creativity, and the hypocrisy of those who rely on fair use but seek to limit it for others. First, a bit of background: The NBC...
Sony & NBC Interfere With Fan-Funded Web Series, Accomplish Nothing

Sony to set minimum prices, cut model lines in half

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Sony at uncharacteristic event Tuesday planned a major rethink of its attitudes towards retailers. In an attempt to reclaim its premium image, it was instituting a minimum advertised price for 140 of its product ranges that would prevent retailers from cutting prices too heavily on Sony products. The company's COO...
Sony to set minimum prices, cut model lines in half

Before naming your startup, read this.

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I’ve learned a lot from the development of NameLayer, and I’m ready to divulge every trick in my arsenal. In this guide, I provide realistic solutions to the frustrations encountered when naming a company. Plus, I’ll have some fun analyzing both good and bad company names. This guide is divided...
Before naming your startup, read this.
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Cindy Gallop of Make Love Not Porn: “People get all weird around sex”

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Cindy Gallop is the founder and CEO of Make Love Not Porn. She created the site when she realised what happens when porn replaces sex education in the absence of a healthy approach in society. She’s turned the site into a business venture and in a few weeks time Gallop will...
Cindy Gallop of Make Love Not Porn: “People get all weird around sex”

Pirate Bay Takes Survey About Sharing

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The notorious file-sharing site polls Internet users on their file-sharing habits, attitudes, and perceptions of laws....
Pirate Bay Takes Survey About Sharing

Seattle: Leave Our Amazon Alone!

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As leading tech firms grow ever more prominent and pervasive, questions are increasingly being asked about their labor practices, attitudes toward customers' data, unyielding competitive streaks and other aspects of their corporate DNA. Is creating jobs and wealth for stockholders enough? When Amazon was in the cross hairs, Seattle said,...
Seattle: Leave Our Amazon Alone!

Interview with RIAA CEO: Adjustments in attitudes, laws will mold music's future -- http://bit.ly/be3fE3

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Interview with RIAA CEO: Adjustments in attitudes, laws will mold music's future -- http://bit.ly/be3fE3

Net a “Fundamental Right,” Four Out of Five Say

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Do you feel that Internet access is a fundamental right? Four in five adults in more than 26 different countries agree with you, according to a new poll sponsored by the BBC World Service. The poll asked more than 27,000 adults about their attitudes towards the Internet, and found...
Net a “Fundamental Right,” Four Out of Five Say

National Center for Public Policy survey of Hi-Ed trends & attitudes http://su.pr/2lTwNZ (via @mylearningspace)

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National Center for Public Policy survey of Hi-Ed trends & attitudes http://su.pr/2lTwNZ (via @mylearningspace)

New University of Washington survey explores attitudes of tea party supporters

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The survey found that those who are racially resentful, who believe the U.S. government has done too much to support blacks, are 36 percent more likely to support the tea party than those who are not....
New University of Washington survey explores attitudes of tea party supporters

Online Reputation Management Now a Full-time Job

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Managing what’s being said about them online has become “a defining feature of online life” for many Internet users, according to a new report from the Pew Internet & American Life Project, “especially the young.” The center surveyed 2,253 users over the age of 18 about their attitudes and...
Online Reputation Management Now a Full-time Job

Beth Comstock: The Patient-Doctor Disconnect Needs Treatment

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In the past year, the health care debate has been all about treating illness and how to pay for it. Missing from the conversation is a simply powerful idea: living healthy everyday. Certainly there's room in the conversation to explore how we can make living healthy as routine as commuting...
Beth Comstock: The Patient-Doctor Disconnect Needs Treatment

Are Incubators and Angels Gaining Leverage On Larger VC Firms?

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Being a resident of the Phoenix area, which is a significant distance from Silicon Valley, I wasn't able to attend the Demo Day show-and-tell pitch-fest at the end of Y Combinator (YC), but luckily, other reporters were there and have been slowly releasing stories about the companies and the event....
Are Incubators and Angels Gaining Leverage On Larger VC Firms?

The Perfect Fit: How Startups Can Avoid Hiring The Wrong Execs

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Earlier in the week we mentioned a preview of a presentation Steve Blank is giving this Friday at the Startup Lessons Learned conference in which he describes how startups and larger companies are unique and have differing needs. One the ways they distinguish themselves from one another is that the...
The Perfect Fit: How Startups Can Avoid Hiring The Wrong Execs

Job instability the new normal and Americans are getting use to it

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At one time, and really not that long ago, job stability was something that we could look forward to as we headed to the job market. I remember when getting a job at the GM factory in Oshawa (Canada) was the ticket to having all the good things in...
Job instability the new normal and Americans are getting use to it

3 Tools to Analyze the Sentiment of Your Brand Social Mentions

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Sentiment analysis is something very new and immature. Sentiment analysis allows you to identify general attitudes towards your brand (or a product). The goal of sentiment analysis is to assign a given social media comment with a degree of association to three basic categories: positive, negative or neutral. 1. Social Mention...
3 Tools to Analyze the Sentiment of Your Brand Social Mentions
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