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Incredible Statistics, Facts And Figures From The Social Media Revolution [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter

Incredible Statistics, Facts And Figures From The Social Media Revolution [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Incredible Statistics, Facts And Figures From The Social Media Revolution [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Before Google Glass is released, it's already banned

Before Google Glass is released, it's already banned | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Before an official pair has even been released, a Seattle cafe has banned customers from wearing Google's computerized eye glasses inside the business.
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NYC Design Contest Reinvents the Payphone: Scientific American

NYC Design Contest Reinvents the Payphone: Scientific American | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Community computers could replace payphones on the streets of the Big Apple
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Amazon top-level domain plan opposed

Amazon top-level domain plan opposed | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Amazon.com's application for top-level domain strings, including for '.book' and '.read,' has come under attack from publishing industry groups and competitor Barnes & Noble.
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IT's rising stars: Next-gen leaders transform the enterprise

IT's rising stars: Next-gen leaders transform the enterprise | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Tomorrow's CIOs are already transforming enterprise IT as we know it, bringing fresh, sometimes radical visions of how technology can enable business now and in the years ahead.
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Pheed: The Next Social Craze for Teens?

Pheed: The Next Social Craze for Teens? | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
We've taken a first look at the Pheed iPhone app, giving you a quick guide to how to get started with the new social service.
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What Teens Get About the Internet That Parents Don't

What Teens Get About the Internet That Parents Don't | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Parents more often than not have a negative view of the role of the Internet in learning, and young people almost always have a positive one.
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Startup Light Aims to Give You a Digital Record of Your Life

Startup Light Aims to Give You a Digital Record of Your Life | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
A startup called Light of Creativity aims to provide a digital record of your life.
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Does Gamification Help Classroom Learning?

Does Gamification Help Classroom Learning? | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Does making activities into games help kids learn in the classroom? One mother finds kids need to be engaged, not just play to earn points.
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All eyes on the sharing economy

All eyes on the sharing economy | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
WHY pay through the nose for something when you can rent it more cheaply from a stranger online? That is the principle behind a range of online services that enable...
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What The Combined Wealth Of All 1,426 Billionaires Could Do - Forbes

What The Combined Wealth Of All 1,426 Billionaires Could Do - Forbes | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Together, the world's wealthiest bring $5.4 trillion to the table.
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New robots in the workplace: Job creators or job terminators?

New robots in the workplace: Job creators or job terminators? | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
As high-tech machines move beyond assembly lines, will humans will be left out in the cold?
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SXSW Interactive by the Numbers

SXSW Interactive by the Numbers | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Just who are these music-obsessed, social media-savvy, startup-enthused foodies at SXSW?
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Early Investor Yuri Milner: Facebook Will Last 100 Years - AllFacebook

Early Investor Yuri Milner: Facebook Will Last 100 Years - AllFacebook | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Facebook will last 100 years, as will Google and Wikipedia, according to early Facebook investor Yuri Milner, founder of Digital Sky Technologies, who spoke at a talk at SXSW 2013 hosted by Vanity Fair.
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Harvard scrambles to explain why it secretly searched deans' emails

Harvard scrambles to explain why it secretly searched deans' emails | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Harvard University officials scrambled Monday to contain the fallout from a damaging report in The Boston Globe over the weekend disclosing how administrators secretly accessed email accounts belonging to 16 resident deans at the university.
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FBI data requests to Google outlined in report

FBI data requests to Google outlined in report | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
The numbers look at national security investigations into some users
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Computer science enrollments soared last year, rising 30%

Computer science enrollments soared last year, rising 30% | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
The number of new undergraduate computing majors in U.S. computer science departments increased more than 29% last year, a pace called
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Sulia: The Hottest Social Network You've Never Heard Of

Sulia: The Hottest Social Network You've Never Heard Of | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Social services that promise to aggregate online content are nothing original, so where does new site Sulia fit into the mix?
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Elon Musk at SXSW: "I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact"

Elon Musk at SXSW: "I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact" | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, said Saturday at SXSW that he would spend the rest of his life on Mars if he could. Would you?
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You Will Be Googled

You Will Be Googled | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Looking for a job? You WILL be Googled. Check out these tips to optimize what comes up in your personal Google search results.
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What Happens to Social Media After a Twitter Revolution?

What Happens to Social Media After a Twitter Revolution? | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Crimson Hexagon and Sanitas International teamed up to study what happened after the social media-fueled uprisings of the Arab Spring.
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10 quotes from people who made a difference

10 quotes from people who made a difference | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Ever wonder how you can help create positive change? Here is advice from 10 outstanding people whose lives made a difference in the world.
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The glass-ceiling index

The glass-ceiling index | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Where is best to be a working woman in the rich worldIF YOU are a working woman, you would do well to move to New Zealand—or if that is a little out of the...
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Big data: Searching large amounts of data quickly and efficiently

Big data: Searching large amounts of data quickly and efficiently | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Not only scientific institutes but also companies harvest an amazing amount of data. Traditional database management systems are often unable to cope with this. Suitable tools are lacking in information retrieval on big data.
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Higher-ed leaders meet to discuss future of online education - MIT News Office

Higher-ed leaders meet to discuss future of online education - MIT News Office | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Innovative pedagogical techniques and the effects of online-learning tools on on-campus education subjects of conversation at MIT- and Harvard-led summit.
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