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Sure, some less-than-true statements on Twitter are innocuous, but the social media network's vast audience means it has huge potential to spread inaccurate, even dangerous, information. Citing examples like the 2011 London riots and accusations of vote-rigging during Kenyan elections, researchers...

February 19th 2014 at 6:08pm 0 Comments
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Fun facts for fans of the Art of Wushu: I wrote three articles about Age of Wushu for this week. I started off writing something lame, but I scrapped it because I didn't like the topic. The second is one about reaction times, perception, and brain chemistry. However, I realized somewhere in the mid...

July 31st 2013 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Do you remember the teaser ads for the iPhone 3G? Two uniformed guards carried a locked metal crate through a labyrinth of secure tunnels, keycard points at every door, and monitored by security cameras? Turns out the real Apple isn't too far from that, according to Brad Stone and Ashlee Vance at t...

June 23rd 2009 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Marketing speak, otherwise known as the art of saying as little as possible about your product in as many words as possible, is by its very nature a boring and frustrating language. Imagine having a conversation with someone where 90% of your questions are either skillfully diverted onto a different...

April 3rd 2006 at 6:55pm 0 Comments