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The Amazing Effects of a Weekend Without Television and the Internet

The Amazing Effects of a Weekend Without Television and the Internet | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Recently, I was overwhelmed with the constant presence of electronic devices in my life. I realized that I could hardly get through an hour, much less a day, without checking my email or Facebook.
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The Hard Truth About Your Online Life

The Hard Truth About Your Online Life | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Internet, this is your life
From email to social media, there comes a time in everyone's life when we need to sit up and face the truth about our online selves. And the best way to make us all see the light is with graphs.
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How to Secure Yourself Online

How to Secure Yourself Online | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Cyber crime is now one of the top four economic crimes, costing about $114 billion annually. Every day, one million computers are successfully hacked for personal or confidential information.
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Reputation 3.0: The Internet Is Your Resume

Reputation 3.0: The Internet Is Your Resume | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Resumes are quickly becoming a thing of the past, says executive job search consultant Debra Feldman. “Before anyone asks to see your resume,” she says, “they’ll undoubtedly have checked you out on the web.
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How to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft Online

How to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft Online | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
An infographic shows ways to protect yourself against identity theft
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Internet slow? It’s fallout from largest known attack in web history

Internet slow? It’s fallout from largest known attack in web history | Life @ Work | Scoop.it

 

A squabble between a group fighting spam and a Dutch company that hosts websites said to be sending spam has escalated into one of the largest computer attacks on the Internet, causing widespread congestion and jamming crucial infrastructure.

Millions of ordinary Internet users have experienced delays in services like Netflix or could not reach a particular website for a short time.

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5 Things You Can't Find on Google

5 Things You Can't Find on Google | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
No matter how sophisticated technology becomes, there are important things you need that you will never, ever find with a search engine
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7 Productive Things You Can Do When There’s No Internet Access

7 Productive Things You Can Do When There’s No Internet Access | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
It is amazing how much we depend on the internet. Whether it is for business or play, we expect our connection to be available 24/7.
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Erase Yourself From the Internet With JustDelete.me

Erase Yourself From the Internet With JustDelete.me | Life @ Work | Scoop.it

Deleting yourself from the Internet is hard work. First, you have to decide where exactly you want to disappear — from social media sites to retailer databases — and then you have to figure out how you're going to do all that.
So attention, web users.

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Chances Are You've Been Resetting Your Router Wrong

Chances Are You've Been Resetting Your Router Wrong | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
The first line of troubleshooting for any Internet issue is always to restart the modem and router - annoying, but usually effective
But did you know that there's actually a precise optimal sequence for powering down and rebooting those devices?
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Internet's First Domain Name Turns 28

Internet's First Domain Name Turns 28 | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
The entire Internet forgot it was grandpa's birthdaySymbolics.com — the first domain name ever registered — turned 28 today, and just about no one had anything nice to say.
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Nadine Hack's comment, March 16, 2013 4:47 AM
Happy birthday! We've come a long way!
Nadine Hack's curator insight, March 16, 2013 4:48 AM

Happy birthday!  We've come a long way!

Vick Zellers's comment, March 24, 2013 3:07 PM
I can remember saying "I won't do that computer"....and here I am...Hoppy Birthday