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cyberstalking

Words with friends: Collins Dictionary now crowdsourcing new words, like Tebowing and chummeling

Video: Cyberstalking with LinkedIn

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Ever leave a cocktail hour or a networking event only to remember that you've forgotten to exchange business cards? Not to worry--LinkedIn can be your friend. In this TechTips video, we'll show you how to use the search features in the social networking service to put a name to...
Video: Cyberstalking with LinkedIn

After All That, The Original 'Cyberstalking' Complaint That Created Petraeus Scandal Is Dropped

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What has been somewhat forgotten in the ensuing situation that resulted in General David Petraeus stepping down from his post at the top of the CIA, is that the whole thing started when his mistress and biographer Paula Broadwell was accused of "cyberstalking" by another woman, Jill Kelley. That led...
After All That, The Original 'Cyberstalking' Complaint That Created Petraeus Scandal Is Dropped

Amanda Todd's suicide and social media's sexualisation of youth culture | Naomi Wolf

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As the sad story of the bullied Canadian teenager shows, girls are especially vulnerable to imagery sold by the porn industryAmanda Todd, a teenager who lived in the Vancouver area, died earlier this month by her own hand. Shortly before she killed herself, she made a YouTube video describing the...
Amanda Todd's suicide and social media's sexualisation of youth culture | Naomi Wolf

Collins adds Bing, BBM, Facebook, FaceTime, IM, and SMS to English dictionary...oh, and amazeballs

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Research In Motion (RIM) today announced that the short form of BlackBerry Messenger, BBM, has been added to the latest edition of the Collins English Dictionary. A closer look shows that the new words were actually added earlier this week, on Monday. Furthermore, it’s easy to see RIM doesn’t really...
Collins adds Bing, BBM, Facebook, FaceTime, IM, and SMS to English dictionary...oh, and amazeballs

Dictionaries are not democratic

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Crowdsourcing has its appeal, but without professional lexicographers these reference works will lose the authority we want them forA small thing in the larger world perhaps but Collins, the dictionary publisher, may have set a revolution going. If so it's because they just announced the first instance of a dictionary...
Dictionaries are not democratic

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

Cyberstalking with LinkedIn

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You just left cocktail hour or a networking event and forgot to grab a business card from the person you'd been chatting with. Don't kick yourself. Instead, log on to LinkedIn to do some cyberstalking. It's a much better resource than Facebook, because with just bits and pieces of information,...
Cyberstalking with LinkedIn

If There Needs To Be An Investigation, It Should Be About Why The FBI Was Reading Certain Emails

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While some have noted the irony of General Petreaus being taken down due to online surveillance methods that he should have been aware of, the case is bringing growing attention to an issue many of us have been discussing for a while: how easy it is for law enforcement to...
If There Needs To Be An Investigation, It Should Be About Why The FBI Was Reading Certain Emails

Cyberstalking Exes Is Unhealthy Say Scientists, Your Mom, Everyone Else

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Thnks fr th Mmrs (Photo: flickr.com/katerha) What are you doing? Are you looking up his name again? Well, just stop it. Unfriend your ex and never search his name again, because so august an institution as the New York Daily News says so: While not entirely surprising or unexpected, a new British study...
Cyberstalking Exes Is Unhealthy Say Scientists, Your Mom, Everyone Else

Facebook Finds its Place in the Location-Sharing Landscape

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The biggest social network on the web is getting ready to unveil a location sharing service of its own, according to a report Tuesday. Citing unnamed sources, The New York Times’ Bits blog says there will be two components, “a service offered directly by Facebook that will allow users to...
Facebook Finds its Place in the Location-Sharing Landscape

Facebook's New "Life-Saving" Tool? It Could Be for Fighting Cyberbullies

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Facebook isn’t doing many public appearances these days in the lead up to its IPO. But that’s not stopping the company from teasing a new Facebook feature on live television. Slated to air Tuesday evening, ABC News has snagged interviews with Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg in which...
Facebook's New "Life-Saving" Tool? It Could Be for Fighting Cyberbullies
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