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Archive for November 2008

We Found the W.M.D.

November 24, 2008

The national economy is in a real code red and addressing this issue can’t be put off for two months. read more | digg story

Becoming Screen Literate

November 24, 2008

How the moving image is upending the printed word. read more | digg story

Video Game Technology Gives Veterans New Lease on Life

November 24, 2008

Staff Sgt. Brian Schar got behind the wheel of a white Chevy Colorado yesterday and went for a spin. The vehicle remained snugly parked in a room at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Northwest Washington, despite the large screens in front of the truck, which showed a street-level view of… read more | digg […]

New BlackBerry could take iPhone by storm

November 21, 2008

The BlackBerry Storm provides some real competition for the iPhone with many features that the iPhone does not possess according to Ed Baig. Unfortunately, it does not have the ease of use factor, an iPod or Wi-Fi which keeps it from surpassing the iPhone. read more | digg story

Obama ready to embrace Internet as tool for persuasion

November 12, 2008

The Online Fireside Chat is back with social media tools. read more | digg story

Barak Obama use Intenet as an effective tool for his promo

November 12, 2008

Barack Obama ’s election was historic not just politically – his use of the the Internet to promote awareness and create a loyal following will be the template which all future presidential campaigns will draw inspiration from read more | digg story

ISP-level content filtering won’t work

November 12, 2008

Video: the heads of three of Australia’s largest internet providers, BigPond, iiNet and Internode, say ISP-level content filtering proposed by the government will not work and raises civil liberties questions. read more | digg story