Social Software

Finns Develop 37,000 uses for Cellphones

37,000 Uses for Cellphones The Helsinki Sanomat has an article on the general inventiveness of the Finnish people when coming up with new and useful cellphone applications. Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT) asked the public for ideas for new ways that mobile telephony could improve the quality of life.  The article reads the Finns devised 37,000 cellphone uses – ...

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The Ceremony of Hope…Online

If you’ve ever participated in a Relay For Life event, you know about the Ceremony of Hope. This is the activity that holds a great deal of meaning and significance for each participant. This is the time when participants light luminaries and stop to remember, honor and/or celebrate their cancer story. Today, to celebrate the upcoming National Cancer Survivor’s Day ...

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Social networks are growing up

An article in Fast Company looks at the impact of the maturing of social networks on the Internet: The spring of 2006 will go down as a curious moment in the annals of buzz. The mainstream-media steamroller caught up with a bona fide cultural phenomenon, then flattened it into a cliché before the average person knew what all the fuss ...

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The Growing Gaming World — New Study

Check out the new AP-AOL Games Tech Study — Poll: 4 in 10 Play Electronic Games.  This is definitely a viable medium that is replacing the hours many spend watching TV. That’s an interesting reality to accept — now imagine that if this is potentially a new "TV," we have another new media outlet in which to communicate and market ...

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