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Agents of revolution: How 500 years of social networks shaped humanity | Niall Ferguson

Agents of revolution: How 500 years of social networks shaped humanity | Niall Ferguson

When I first moved to Stanford from Harvard I got my first close-up view of Silicon Valley; this was about a year and a half ago. And what most struck me was the hubris, the arrogance that I encountered there. The general view of a reasonably high up computer scientist is that history began around …

What happens if your mind lives forever on the internet? | Documentary Unwind

What happens if your mind lives forever on the internet? | Documentary Unwind

[Music] there’s nothing more certain than taxes and death but in the future maybe not the latter [Music] we discuss concepts like life extension before and last week we discussed mind augmentation most people have at least a passing familiarity with the notion that you might be able to back up or upload your mind …

Internet censorship, manipulation and net neutrality

Internet censorship, manipulation and net neutrality

Internet manipulation refers to the co-optation of digital technology, such as social media algorithms and automated scripts, for commercial, social or political purposes. Such tactics may be employed with the explicit intent to manipulate public opinion, polarise citizens, silence political dissidents, harm corporate or political adversaries, and improve personal or brand reputation. Hackers, hired professionals …

4 Networking Strategies You Probably Aren’t Using (for Job Hunters)

4 Networking Strategies You Probably Aren’t Using (for Job Hunters)

people have asked me what is the best way to start looking for work my response is always right now with networking. *music* You may not realise it but your best tool when looking for work is to network. Now don’t cringe I know what you’re thinking librarianship is a small field and particularly in …

Biscotti networking event

Biscotti networking event

Just got back from the Biscotti Business networking event this morning. Really good event actually. It’s always difficult with networking events knowing if there’s going to be people there to engage with and talk to but they were really really interesting, some really interesting people some great tips from one business in particular and really …

Internet Readings – HIGH Energy Comic – Xulf ComicAli

Internet Readings – HIGH Energy Comic – Xulf ComicAli

Recently read on the internet so it must be F**kin’ true, that India Send a Rocket up to Mars, so round of Applause for them that’s a F**kin’ Achievement. Round of Applause for them, not a F**kin’ joke bro! you are Indian & you are Laughing! “HAHA! THEY F**kin’ WENT TO MARS! HA HA! [Audience …

DSC PowerSeries Neo: How to Quick Exit using Touchscreen?

DSC PowerSeries Neo: How to Quick Exit using Touchscreen?

here’s how to use the powerseries neo touchscreen activating the arming methods quick exit this can be used when letting a pet out into the backyard for example it’s simpler and quicker than disarming and rearming the system to activate quick exit mode ensure that the system is in stay mode press the quick exit …

DSC PowerSeries Neo: How to Change User Codes with Touchscreen?

DSC PowerSeries Neo: How to Change User Codes with Touchscreen?

here’s how to use the powerseries neo touchscreen changing user codes access code programming press options then press access codes enter the security code all the slots will be displayed select the one you want to program set a new access code for that user a pop-up will appear on the screen access code set …

Nexus phone or tablet won’t charge or turn on

Nexus phone or tablet won’t charge or turn on

Hi, I’m Kim from the Google Play team if you’re having issues charging or turning on your Nexus 7 we’re here to help. I’m going to walk you through a few steps you can try to get your Nexus 7 up and running. Make sure you have a functioning outlet and plug in your tablet …