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Samsung Galaxy Note 2: bigger is better | TechCentral

Samsung Galaxy Note 2: bigger is better | TechCentral | #ows | Scoop.it
Like the original Samsung Galaxy Note, the Note 2 smartphone is huge. So much so, it’s almost a small tablet. But in a world of large-screen Android-powered phones, Samsung’s “phablet” no longer seems particularly out of place.
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Where FEMA Fell Short, Occupy Sandy Was There

Where FEMA Fell Short, Occupy Sandy Was There | #ows | Scoop.it
In Hurricane Sandy’s aftermath, Occupy Wall Street has tapped into an unfulfilled desire among city residents to assist in the recovery.
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The Fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse

The Fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse | #ows | Scoop.it
As the horsemen trample over all the things we love most, it becomes impossible to distinguish natural disaster from man-made calamity: maybe the point is that there is no difference anymore.
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If You Want to Stay out of Jail, Don’t Instagram Your Ballot

If You Want to Stay out of Jail, Don’t Instagram Your Ballot | #ows | Scoop.it
In some states, there's good reason to leave the smartphone at home -- or at least in your pocket.
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Occupy Sandy Comes to the Rockaways

Occupy Sandy Comes to the Rockaways | #ows | Scoop.it
At the St. Francis de Sales church on B-129th Street, the church hall has been taken over by Occupy Sandy--an offshoot of the still-active networks of Occupy Wall Street.
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Occupy Wall Street Leads Way in Sandy Relief

Occupy Wall Street Leads Way in Sandy Relief | #ows | Scoop.it
Occupy Wall Street has organized a new group, Occupy Sandy, to assist those in need following Hurricane Sandy's devastation.
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Frankenstorms and Climate Change: How the 1% Created a Monster

Frankenstorms and Climate Change: How the 1% Created a Monster | #ows | Scoop.it
This comes from Climate & Capitalism. The riptides of climate change are beginning to tear at the fabric of our biosphere as the earth’s climate system lurches, in ungainly and lumbering jerks,...
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The World Is Not Enough: Google and the Future of Augmented Reality

The World Is Not Enough: Google and the Future of Augmented Reality | #ows | Scoop.it
The Atlantic covers news and analysis on politics, business, culture, technology, national, international and life on the official site of The Atlantic Magazine.
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Zuckerberg: Users Spend More Time On Instagram Than Twitter (FB)

Zuckerberg: Users Spend More Time On Instagram Than Twitter (FB) | #ows | Scoop.it
There weren't a lot of questions about the huge amount Facebook spent on Instagram during the social network's third-quarter earnings call.
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Occupy London stage protest inside St Paul's

Occupy London stage protest inside St Paul's | #ows | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - Four women chained themselves to the pulpit in St Paul's Cathedral on Sunday in support of the anti-corporate Occupy London movement, before cutting themselves free after being...
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Facebook promises to update its mobile apps every 4 to 8 weeks

Facebook promises to update its mobile apps every 4 to 8 weeks | #ows | Scoop.it
Following the update of Facebook for Android, Facebook Messenger for Android, Facebook for iOS and Facebook Pages Manager for iOS today, the social networking giant has even more news ...
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Occupy Wall Street's Raucous Birthday Party: Arrests, Sermons, and Signs - Atlantic Mobile

Occupy Wall Street's Raucous Birthday Party: Arrests, Sermons, and Signs - Atlantic Mobile | #ows | Scoop.it
The Atlantic covers news and analysis on politics, business, culture, technology, national, international and life on the official site of The Atlantic Magazine.
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Occupy Wall Street's Year: Three Outcomes for the History Books - Forbes

Occupy Wall Street's Year: Three Outcomes for the History Books - Forbes | #ows | Scoop.it
Photo by Tom Watson As citizens movements go, Occupy Wall Street came in like a lion and eased out like a lamb. A year after the occupation of Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan, the Occupy movement seems scattered and almost vestigial.
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Sandy, Occupy, and the City's Failures

Sandy, Occupy, and the City's Failures | #ows | Scoop.it
It has been more than a week since Hurricane Sandy hit New York, and in much of the city, life has returned more or less to normal.
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How Occupy Sandy's Relief Machine Stepped Into the Post-Superstorm Void

How Occupy Sandy's Relief Machine Stepped Into the Post-Superstorm Void | #ows | Scoop.it
Occupy Sandy evolved rapidly in the wake of the hurricane, all without a formal organization: just people helping people.
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Party's Over After Sandy

Party's Over After Sandy | #ows | Scoop.it
It is high season for Manhattan's society events circuit, the time of year when wealthy people attend glamorous parties in the city's gilded halls and ballrooms to raise money for charity and cultural institutions.
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Occupy Sandy Becomes 21st Century's Relief Organization

Occupy Sandy Becomes 21st Century's Relief Organization | #ows | Scoop.it
As local leaders and citizens complain of FEMA and the Red Cross and general government absences in their own neighborhoods, independent and local volunteer relief organizations have sprung up in droves, organized almost entirely through word of...
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Occupy relief activists emerge as reluctant heroes in Sandy aftermath: They boldly go where no FEMA personnel dare going

Occupy relief activists emerge as reluctant heroes in Sandy aftermath: They boldly go where no FEMA personnel dare going | #ows | Scoop.it
All those nights camping in Zucotti Park appear to have paid off - big time - for Occupy activists who are possibly not only the most well-prepared, but also...
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In the Eye of the Storm: Capturing Sandy’s Wrath | LightBox | TIME.com

In the Eye of the Storm: Capturing Sandy’s Wrath | LightBox | TIME.com | #ows | Scoop.it
TIME commissioned five photographers to document Hurricane Sandy in various locations across the Eastern seaboard.
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The Birth of Occupy Goldman Sachs | NYC General Assembly # Occupy Wall Street

The Birth of Occupy Goldman Sachs | NYC General Assembly # Occupy Wall Street | #ows | Scoop.it
The official website for the New York General Assembly and the Occupy Wall Street Movement.
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Where there's a will, there's a social network: Instagram is the new Facebook for tweens and teens

Where there's a will, there's a social network: Instagram is the new Facebook for tweens and teens | #ows | Scoop.it
You may have decided that your tween or teen isn’t ready for Facebook.  The world of social networking may be a bit more than they can handle right now. But have you allowed Instagram, the free photo sharing app that can be cute or artistic?
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How smartphones are the new wingman - CNN.com

How smartphones are the new wingman - CNN.com | #ows | Scoop.it
Malia checks Blendr, the location-based networking app, on her phone six or seven times a day, sorting through messages from strangers who know she's in their vicinity and responding only to the ones who don't seem creepy.
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For Social Companies, a Battle to Own Photography

For Social Companies, a Battle to Own Photography | #ows | Scoop.it
The latest acquisition by Google, of Nik Software, the photo editing company, shows the battle on the Web to become the home of photo sharing.
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Occupy Infiltrates Financial District with Creative, Decentralized Actions for First Anniversary

Occupy Infiltrates Financial District with Creative, Decentralized Actions for First Anniversary | #ows | Scoop.it
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