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Scoop.it Pros: Laura Brown on curation and the display of information

Scoop.it Pros: Laura Brown on curation and the display of information | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Being a content curator is all about displaying information. We don't create the content, we display it. We share it - and people read it. But, first you have to display it. There are several skills involved in displaying content.
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New research details how journalists verify information | Poynter.

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Are robots hurting job growth?

Are robots hurting job growth? | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Technological advances, especially robotics, are revolutionizing the workplace, but not necessarily creating jobs. Steve Kroft reports.
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100 Social Media, Mobile and Internet Statistics for 2012 (March) | The Social Skinny

100 Social Media, Mobile and Internet Statistics for 2012 (March) | The Social Skinny | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
The third installment of 100 social media statistics for 2012. This time with a new section dedicated to the latest Pinterest stats (along with all the others)!
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How much data privacy can you expect to have? - Technology & Science - CBC News

How much data privacy can you expect to have? - Technology & Science - CBC News | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Experts say that the social media technology and the ability for companies to harness our personal information is moving faster than the laws in place to protect our privacy.
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Workout with friends online with Wello

Workout with friends online with Wello | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Wello hosts live online personal training sessions for groups of 3 to 5 people.
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Police drones raise privacy concerns in Canada

Police drones raise privacy concerns in Canada | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
UAV use in country watched closely for any signs of misuse
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The Groundbreaking Technology Set To Revolutionize Privacy and Terrify Governments

The Groundbreaking Technology Set To Revolutionize Privacy and Terrify Governments | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
For the past few months, some of the world’s leading cryptographers have been keeping a closely guarded secret about a pioneering new invention. Today, they’ve decided it’s time to tell all.
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Tomorrow’s 10th Annual “Safer Internet Day” Now Involves Over 100 Countries, And Google Is Ready | TechCrunch

Tomorrow’s 10th Annual “Safer Internet Day” Now Involves Over 100 Countries, And Google Is Ready | TechCrunch | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.
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Phillip Albert Tyrcha, sex offender arrested after 'Find My iPhone' leads detectives to him in Vero Beach

Phillip Albert Tyrcha, sex offender arrested after 'Find My iPhone' leads detectives to him in Vero Beach | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Indian River County Sheriff's Office detectives arrested registered sex offender Phillip Albert Tyrcha after a stolen iPhone led them to his location.
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Sex offender arrested thanks to the app "Find My iPhone".

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Apple still strong on campus, but Android chipping away

Apple still strong on campus, but Android chipping away | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
College kids aren't lusting after Apple gear like they used to. So what are the chances for RIM's new BlackBerry 10?
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Android is catching up on Apple thanks to their attractive prices. 

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Apple’s Planned ‘IWatch’ Could Be More Profitable Than TV

Apple’s Planned ‘IWatch’ Could Be More Profitable Than TV | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
While Tim Cook has dropped hints that Apple Inc. is hard at work on a television to drive the next era of growth, the company’s wristwatch-style device, still in development, may prove more profitable.
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Science reveals what really increases Twitter followers | Poynter.

Science reveals what really increases Twitter followers | Poynter. | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
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HP profit falls 16%, beating super-low expectations

HP profit falls 16%, beating super-low expectations | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Hewlett-Packard is trying hard to be more than PCs and printers, which are quickly becoming obsolete. But the path to reinvention has been slow.
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Video: Modern Romance Buds With Help From Technology

Valentine hopefuls use mobile applications to find love faster.
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Video: How to Protect Yourself on the Internet

You don't have to hide in a bunker or under your desk to stay safe from the Internet.
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'Apple picking' inspires NYPD smartphone and tablet squad

'Apple picking' inspires NYPD smartphone and tablet squad | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
As New York City thieves steal smartphones and tablets in ever greater numbers, the NYPD has assigned a group of officers to hunt down the devices.
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Google unveils another look at Project Glass

Google unveils another look at Project Glass | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
The Internet search giant Google has launched a new website for Glass, including this video shot from the perspective of an user wearing the glasses.
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amazing.

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European Privacy Proposal Lays Bare Differences With U.S.

European Privacy Proposal Lays Bare Differences With U.S. | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
A dispute has brought into the open how much Europe and the United States differ on privacy rights and their role in the digital economy.
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Privacy and Technology Can, and Should, Co-Exist - Room for Debate

Privacy and Technology Can, and Should, Co-Exist - Room for Debate | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
There doesn't have to be a tradeoff; after all technology can enhance privacy. By Hanni M. Fakhoury.
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Bang With Friends: Facebook Sex App Creators Talk Controversial Product

Bang With Friends: Facebook Sex App Creators Talk Controversial Product | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Want to bang your Facebook friends? Now you can! Anna Klassen talks with Bang With Friends creators.
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Tracking the Pack

Tracking the Pack | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Modern communications technologies are reshaping our relationships with other species.
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Most famous wolf killed outside of her territory. Wolf 832F was very important wolf because she was equiped with a GPS tracking collar. Scientists were able to follow her every move and take a closer look to gray wolves' life. 

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The World’s Most Depressing Tech Infographic Says You’re Dead In 9 Years | TechCrunch

The World’s Most Depressing Tech Infographic Says You’re Dead In 9 Years | TechCrunch | Technology and consequences | Scoop.it
Thanks Exec, for reminding us that we spend most of our days in a hamster wheel. The point of its new infographic was to show that life is too short to waste time doing errands, so you should hire an Exec on-demand assistant to do them for you.
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Depressing infographic that does not want to make you waste more time visiting Exec's website.

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