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Cyworld, Student Protest, and Political Reform: Yong Joon Hyoung and the Story of a Korean Innovator

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South Korea has never had a Mark Zuckerberg figure, but the man sitting opposite me in a dingy Seoul fried chicken house is probably the closest thing to it. If he had plied his trade in the US, Yong Joon Hyoung might have been a billionaire by now. More than...
Cyworld, Student Protest, and Political Reform: Yong Joon Hyoung and the Story of a Korean Innovator

The New Spotify Will Have Even More Ads, The Company Admits

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When Spotify revamps, a new "Discover" section will give pride of place to advertisers, according to Ad Age. Spotify already has plenty of ads (just like Pandora). That's how music streaming companies pay their bills. Famously, Spotify signed a $100 million deal with Coca-Cola. The new section, for people seeking...
The New Spotify Will Have Even More Ads, The Company Admits
Google adds Play Store to the top navigation bar

Is there a proven link between housing and happiness?

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Academic research in the UK has failed to analyse whether housing makes a difference to general wellbeing, but international studies suggest it is essentialIf you ask the question how satisfied are you with your life then the answer is 7.4 out of 10 – it is the mean UK life...
Is there a proven link between housing and happiness?
Google To Be Pushed To Improve The Visibility Of Specialised Search Rivals To Comply With EU Antitrust Probe, Says FT

Columbia's New "Chief Digital Officer"

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Sree Sreenivasan, a longtime fixture of the Columbia Journalism School (where he was most recently Dean of Student Affairs), was recently appointed Columbia's Chief Digital Officer. We caught up with Sreenivasan to find out how--and if--Columbia can get into the same game that is growing in popularity with efforts like...
Columbia's New "Chief Digital Officer"

What Games Are: Xbox One Is Microsoft's Spruce Goose

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Editor’s note: Tadhg Kelly is a veteran game designer, creator of leading game design blog What Games Are and creative director of Jawfish Games. You can follow him on Twitter here. During the 1940s Howard Hughes spent millions developing and building a plane with the largest wingspan in history and a huge carrying capacity....
What Games Are: Xbox One Is Microsoft's Spruce Goose

Pirate "Kopimism" Recognized as an Official Word By Sweden

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The word ‘kopimism’ is an extension of ‘kopimi’ or ‘copy me’ in English. In Swedish ‘pirate’ circles the somewhat unusual words have been in semi-regular use for at least seven years but didn’t gain widespread international attention until early 2012. The breakthrough came after a group of self-confessed pirates went...
Pirate "Kopimism" Recognized as an Official Word By Sweden

Readability for iOS preview: a contender for Instapaper's crown?

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After a lengthy App Store approval process, the Readability app has finally found its way onto iOS devices. Readability is a free service that saves webpages for reading later in an easy to read stripped-down format. While it is new to the App Store, the service has been available...
Readability for iOS preview: a contender for Instapaper's crown?
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