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DailyDirt: Nothing To Fear, Maybe

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The urban legend about poisoned candy on Halloween has pushed parents away from handing out home-made treats -- even though the realistic odds of finding dangerous treats is vanishingly small. Still, there are some crazy people out there, so maybe it's better safe than sorry. Just know that getting hit...
DailyDirt: Nothing To Fear, Maybe

Know What's Crazy? People Are Signing $100 Million NBA Contracts On An iPad

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For industry people who keep up with the daily tech blog cycle of incremental feature updates, startup launches, and seed funding stories, it can be easy to lose sight of how tech has really changed how the world operates. So sometimes, it’s fun to just step back and realize how...
Know What's Crazy? People Are Signing $100 Million NBA Contracts On An iPad

Samsung 'Teaser' Ad Which Says And Shows Nothing Has Been Seen Nearly 400,000 Times In 3 Days

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This is how crazy people are about new product news from Samsung right now: A "teaser" video the company released on Dec. 9 (see below), which says absolutely NOTHING, has already been viewed nearly 400,000 times. Since the company launched the big, flat Galaxy S III phone as a spoiler...
Samsung 'Teaser' Ad Which Says And Shows Nothing Has Been Seen Nearly 400,000 Times In 3 Days

Who are the actual "crazy" people in American politics? http://r2.ly/xteb

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Who are the actual "crazy" people in American politics? http://r2.ly/xteb
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On a plane with crazy people (@ Virgin America Flight 22 w/ @gaberivera @alexiatsotsis) http://4sq.com/c5zyVz

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On a plane with crazy people (@ Virgin America Flight 22 w/ @gaberivera @alexiatsotsis) http://4sq.com/c5zyVz

Facebook is stealing Adsense Revenue

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Shared by louisgray Piaw says: "Just before I left Google, I heard rumors that if you told your manager that you were leaving to join Facebook, you would be escorted out of the building right away." Just before I left Google, I heard rumors that if you told your manager...
Facebook is stealing Adsense Revenue

Everything You're Thinking About Facebook's App Center Is WRONG! (FB)

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With the launch of Facebook App Center, there are a lot of crazy people out there braying that "Facebook now has an app store." WRONG! App Center is many things, but it is not an app store. For one thing, you don't buy apps there. That's a crucial distinction—and it tells...
Everything You're Thinking About Facebook's App Center Is WRONG! (FB)
The DeanBeat: Will Battlefield 4 or Puzzle & Dragons reach $1B in revenues?

There are crazy people out there, you know | PassiveAggressiveNotes.com — funny (if not necessaril.. http://bit.ly/cTLdiS

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There are crazy people out there, you know | PassiveAggressiveNotes.com — funny (if not necessaril.. http://bit.ly/cTLdiS

The Copyblogger Guide to Zombie-Free Product Launches

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These days, a lot of online product launches are like zombie attacks. One day, everything is fine. The next day, there’s a legion of crazy people banging on your virtual doors and windows, wanting to feed on you. Who the hell are these zombies and how did they get...
The Copyblogger Guide to Zombie-Free Product Launches
Bill Gates: We need crazy energy entrepreneurs
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These People Love Facebook So Much They Made a Creepy Music Video About It

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An ancient sound from the annals of your past streams abruptly from your computer speakers: it’s the sound of dial-up! And it’s coming from this terrible video about how much these crazy people love Facebook. Overlaid atop the nostalgic sounds of a modem is a rallying chant: w-w-w. F-a-c-e-b-o-o-k. c-o-m. Yes, they...
These People Love Facebook So Much They Made a Creepy Music Video About It

With Google's New Glasses, Your Head Is Your Smartphone

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Google's Glass Augmented Reality system may be the smartphone (smartspecs?) of the near future, neatly linking our digital lives with our real ones. Is this a good thing?Martin walked out into the streets of New York, carrying with him a small electronic box of tricks. Dialing a number on its...
With Google's New Glasses, Your Head Is Your Smartphone

Silicon Valley needs to end its snobbery about computer science degrees

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I don’t have a computer science degree. There, I said it. At too many companies around Silicon Valley that would make me unemployable. I’ve been amused by the scandal surrounding Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson’s embellishment of his resume to include a computer science degree he didn’t earn. I’ve struggled with...
Silicon Valley needs to end its snobbery about computer science degrees

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The Vergecast: a staple of your Thursday afternoon (or evening, or whatever, depending upon your time zone of choice). This Thursday is no different, and we've got something very special in store for you — in place of the vacationing Paul Miller, you'll be enjoying the sights and sounds...
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Google Hoping You’ll Freefall for Project Glass Stunt

It's Easy To Say Internet Spying Is Wrong Until You're The One Letting Terrorists Kill People Or Not

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Last night, the Washington Post published a story that said that, thanks to partnerships with nine Internet companies, the NSA is able to "literally can watch your ideas form as you type." The Post said it had leaked documents that showed Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, PalTalk, AOL, Skype, YouTube, Apple all...
It's Easy To Say Internet Spying Is Wrong Until You're The One Letting Terrorists Kill People Or Not

Seattle Man Hovers Drone Over a Family's House for 'Research'

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Scary drone. (Photo: Flickr/Don McCullough) A Seattle man ascended to a new level of creepiness recently when he flew a drone just a “few feet away” from a family’s home and defended his right to do so because he was flying it in the air, and thus not trespassing. He...
Seattle Man Hovers Drone Over a Family's House for 'Research'

Crazy people can't hurt you in a Land Rover

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Crazy people can't hurt you in a Land Rover
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Read/Write Daily: Racing the Planet

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Today’s theme is racing the planet. Technology has given us superpowers over the short term, but it’s gotten us into a long-term climate mess. Now only more technology can get us out. How quickly can we turn the corner? Researchers are finding unforeseen Arctic forces driving up greenhouse gas...
Read/Write Daily: Racing the Planet
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