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Be Careful What You “Like”

The New York Times published an article on Thursday about a potential new trend in couponing.  General Mills recently added an agreement on their site for users who downloaded their coupons, “liked” them on a social media site or entered … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Digital District

Sure, Philadelphia has incredible history and sights – but I think we can all agree it’s missing something – LOTS and LOTS of advertising. Will Center City become the next Times Square?  Erica Palan of Philadelphia Magazine explores this issue … Continue reading

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My Google Identity

When I got married and decided to change my name, it was a labor intensive process.  Being in my early thirties, my name was EVERYWHERE and wherever my name was, there was a different process and protocol to changing it. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Office for iPad Launched

Microsoft announced today that Word, Excel and PowerPoint will soon be available on the iPad. Each app will be free to download and view files. If you want to create or edit a Microsoft document you will need to be … Continue reading

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A Comcast / Apple Partership?

Apple and Comcast may be in talks to discuss a potential partnership. IWatchStuff.com posted that the partnership would offer Comcast “the most desirable, state-of-the-art set-top box on the market. Apple would seemingly add a live cable feed and the rest … Continue reading

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If You Think You’re Anonymous Online, Think Again

After Tuesday’s class, I decided to listen to a recent airing of a Fresh Air interview with Julia Angwin, a journalist who recently penned a book called “Dragnet Nation”.  While writing the book, Angwin attempted to learn about the amount … Continue reading

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Healthcare: Between Two Ferns

President Barack Obama appeared on Funny Or Die today for a mock interview with Zach Galifinakis on his show Between Two Ferns.  This appearance was to support the Affordable Care Act, in hopes of tapping into a younger audience. President … Continue reading

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