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TWIG 40: Palm Lives

Facebook privacy issues dominate much of This Week in Google #40. Talking heads this week are Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Gina Trapani, and Paul Thurott. Continue reading

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Is Social Media a Fad?

Is Social Media a Fad? Or the biggest shift since the Industrial Revolution? Welcome to the Social Media Revolution by Erik Qualman, author of Socialnomics. Read a rough transcript of stats in the video. Continue reading

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TWIG 35: Protect “Right To Bear Data”

In This Week in Google #35, Leo Laporte says the Constitution’s second amendment should be amended to protect the right to bear data, not arms, to defend us against tyranny. TWIG 35 opens with a wide-ranging discussion of Intranet freedom and censorship following Google’s decision to pull out of China. Continue reading

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David Rose: How To Pitch To Venture Capitalists

Thinking about starting a business? David S. Rose’s rapid-fire TED U talk on pitching to a venture capitalist tells you the 10 things you need to know about yourself — and prove to a VC — before you fire up your slideshow. Continue reading

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Take Flight, Unemployed Knowledge Workers: Data-Mining In The Cloud Pays A Penny A Ton

Before you start dreaming about buying a new boat with all the cash you’ll earn while working at home for Mechanical Turk, listen to this talk by Jonathan Zittrain of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society. The messenger is … Continue reading

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