The "sharing economy" makes Silicon Valley rich and takes from the rest of us. We ignore this at our imminent peril http://goo.gl/Rhh41n This is a very scary cautionary tale....
Some ideas and commentary on slowing down, turning away from the hustle and noise to reflect and pay attention to what's important..... Walled-in: Life Without Facebook : zenhabits. Seventeen months ago, I deleted my Facebook account — not just deactivated it, but fully deleted it — and the relief was tremendous.
I do know this: We are what we repeatedly do. Therefore, excellence is not a chance. Excellence is a habit that you form. Begin to make a shift on the physical level, because an ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
From this article I just read: http://goo.gl/llC8j | Addicted to Facebook? NLP Tips for Cutting Back on Social Media.
As Facebook Aims at Millions of Users, Some Are Content to Sit Out - NYTimes.com
Pictures and Documents found after the April 27, 2011 Tornadoes | Here is an excellent example of putting Web 2.0 to good use. The site show various family photos etc found in debris from the tornados...
Facebook Bullies Charged After Victim Ally Pfeiffer Tracks Them Down Online | Clear thinking and excellent detective work ! This girl is to be highly commended for her clear thinking and courage to face up to cyber bullies. Hopefully the perpetrators will learn from this and change their ways....
What Teenagers Think About Facebook, Twitter and MySpace « Media and Tech.
RELEVANT Magazine - Is Facebook Killing Our Souls? | Interesting article about some pitfalls of technology; meshes well with the book I'm reading now: Amazon.com: Hamlet's BlackBerry: A Practical Philosophy for Building a Good Life in the Digital Age eBook: William Powers: Kindle Store Also, check this one out too: Amazon.com: Flickering Pixels: How Technology … Continue reading RELEVANT Magazine – Is Facebook Killing …
"Kill your Facebook page" backlash gains speed - Computerworld Blogs - looks like they might be unless they stop pissing people off !
Facebook, MySpace Divide Along Social Lines : NPR - I have both but I do much prefer facebook over mySpace. There is way too much sleaze on mySpace and cluttered pages. I would prefer Twiiter over them both but no one I know uses Twitter; most are facebook. Management at my office recently blocked facebook, … Continue reading facebook vs myspace…..
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The Daily Gamecock - Facebook Addiction Serious Problem - facebook and the internet in general can very easily monopolize one's attention as well as be very time consuming. I know that I sometimes spend way too much surfing the web and bookmarking articles. I bookmark way more items than I could possibly read. I'm not … Continue reading web junkies….
A Facebook Carol
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