An eco-poetic mesostic – Modern & Contemporary American Poetry (“ModPo”)http://modpo.org/2018/11/10/an-eco-poetic-mesostic/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=other&utm_campaign=opencourse.yeli1ehUEeSBtCIAC3lLIA.announcements~opencourse.yeli1ehUEeSBtCIAC3lLIA.R-eYZuRlEei3eRL02MXIbASince our first session back in 2012, ModPo people have arranged meet-ups around the world. And they have formed online study groups.
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Google Is Teaching Children How to Act Online. Is It the Best Role Model?https://medium.com/the-new-york-times/google-is-teaching-children-how-to-act-online-is-it-the-best-role-model-f1e96e78dcacThe tech giant is positioning itself in schools as a trusted authority on digital citizenship at a moment when the company’s data-handling practices are under growing scrutiny
Why You Shouldn’t Use Facebook to Log In to Other Siteshttps://medium.com/the-new-york-times/why-you-shouldnt-use-facebook-to-log-in-to-other-sites-b6827fdb1f21Facebook offered a convenient and secure way to sign up for online services. A major hack shows it failed at its one job.
Deleting Your Online DNA Data Is Brutally Difficult – Bloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-06-15/deleting-your-online-dna-data-is-brutally-difficultA reporter’s effort to erase her genetic footprint gets snared in a thicket of policies and rules.
Hands off my data! 15 more default privacy settings you should change on your TV, cellphone plan, LinkedIn and more.
From LinkedIn and Yahoo to TVs and WiFi routers, these are default data privacy settings worth changing – The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2018/06/15/hands-off-my-data-15-more-default-privacy-settings-you-should-change-on-your-tv-cellphone-plan-linkedin-and-more/?utm_term=.d8e5a3bb4925Default privacy settings often aren’t very private. Our tech columnist is back with Round 2 of his clickable guide to improving your privacy on all sorts of devices and online services.
News: Can Cryptocurrency Mining Save the Media Business?http://sea.pcmag.com/news/19588/can-cryptocurrency-mining-save-the-media-businessThe media company Salon is testing an alternative to online ads that’ll serve a cryptocurrency miner that can help the publisher generate revenue. The miner—which requires people to opt in—runs over your internet browser and siphons away a PC’s excess computing power to generate a virtual currency called Monero.
How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics Online | PCMag.comhttps://www.pcmag.com/feature/358912/how-to-watch-the-2018-winter-olympics-online?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=titleYou can watch the PyeongChang Olympics from almost anywhere; here’s how.
A fast and open replacement for Windows and macOS ⋅ elementary OShttps://elementary.ioA fast and open replacement for Windows and macOS. There are myriad Linux distros, from Red Hat and CentOS and Ubuntu to Google Android. Most are typically used on computer servers that run things like websites and other big online applications, and most of the headlines go Android, which has reinvented the world of smartphones and tablets. But Elementary OS is different: It’s intended for desktop PCs, which are still very much the domain of Apple and Microsoft.
How Duterte Turned Facebook Into a Weapon—With Help From Facebook – Bloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-12-07/how-rodrigo-duterte-turned-facebook-into-a-weapon-with-a-little-help-from-facebookIt’s social media in the age of “patriotic trolling” in the Philippines, where the government is waging a campaign to destroy a critic—with a little help from Facebook itself. Since being elected in May 2016, Duterte has turned Facebook into a weapon. The same Facebook personalities who fought dirty to see Duterte win were brought inside the Malacañang Palace. From there they are methodically taking down opponents, including a prominent senator and human-rights activist who became the target of vicious online attacks and was ultimately jailed on a drug charge.
Top 19 Free WordPress Blog Themes 2017https://premiumcoding.com/free-wordpress-blog-themes/?utm_source=PremiumCoding&utm_campaign=75a71a8a14-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_12_05&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_37a967128e-75a71a8a14-238371161&mc_cid=75a71a8a14&mc_eid=9985ad4962Are you planning on starting a blog? If so, we hand collected the best Free WordPress Blog Themes that you can use for your online journal.