Yahoo News: Google this week rolled out an Internet service called Orkut, a challenge to the pioneering social networking site Friendster, after Friendster’s rejection late last year of Google’s offer to buy the site.
- ‘Way too little, way too late... — ‘Way too little, way too late’: Facebook’s factcheckers say effort is failing | Technology | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/nov/13/way-too-little-way-too-late-facebooks-fact-checkers-say-effort-is-failing?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=252187&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2Journalists fighting spread of fake news raise concerns over possible conflicts of interest and say site has refused to disclose needed data [...]
- Sean Parker unloads on Facebook ̶... — Sean Parker unloads on Facebook “exploiting” human weaknesshttps://www.axios.com/sean-parker-unloads-on-facebook-2508036343.html?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethitsSean Parker, the founding president of Facebook, gave me a candid insider’s look at how social networks purposely hook and potentially hurt our brains. “I don’t know if I really understood the consequences of what I was saying, because [of] the unintended consequences of a network when it [...]
- 9 Must-Have Features For Magazine-Sty... — 9 Must-Have Features For Magazine-Style Blogs | Webdesigner Depothttps://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2017/11/9-must-have-features-for-magazine-style-blogs/?ref=donvy.comOnline blogs have morphed into digital publications with every major print brand running its own website. These blogs usually take the form of a digital magazine which looks much more professional than a smaller personal site. But what goes into a magazine layout? And how can you [...]
- Review: Jibo Social Robot — https://www.wired.com/2017/11/review-jibo-social-robot/?mbid=nl_110817_daily_list3_p2This robot roommate holds a lot of promise but still has a long way to go. SaveSave [...]
- The psychology of Web design: How col... — The psychology of Web design: How colors, typefaces and spacing affect your moodhttps://thenextweb.com/dd/2014/10/22/psychology-web-design/?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethitsA great web design is so much more than just delivering content and making it look good. When visitors come to your site, they produce a set of feelings about your website and your organization. The type of feelings they produce – positive [...]