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How e-mail and texting have driven people to overuse exclamation points!

How e-mail and texting have driven people to overuse exclamation points! | Technology and Communication | Scoop.it
I can still remember the pact I made with a co-worker five years ago. We began to notice an alarming increase in the number of exclamation points crammed into e-mails and text messages. False enthusiasm was giving us a headache.

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
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Taking over from evolution: how technology could enhance humanity

Taking over from evolution: how technology could enhance humanity | Technology and Communication | Scoop.it

Human brains evolved over the last four million years in response to the interaction between environmental challenges and behaviours that enabled us to overcome these challenges. But the future of the brain may be more directly in human hands.


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Does Texting Impact Students Language ?

Does Texting Impact Students Language ? | Technology and Communication | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Facebook Has a Quarter of a Trillion User Photos

Facebook Has a Quarter of a Trillion User Photos | Technology and Communication | Scoop.it
Facebook users have uploaded more than 250 billion photos to the site, and currently average 350 million uploads per day.
Carly Dehlin's insight:

People are showing pictures on social media instead of printing them and showing the old way.

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