Tagged: Internet

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Snapchat Lenses: Gatorade

Snapchat is a massively popular chat and social networking application. Unique to Snapchat is the overwhelmingly young userbase. One of the features of Snapchat are so called “lenses”. When using lenses, Snapchat-users can add real-time...

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Socially Networked Academic

Being an academic obviously means writing … sometimes a lot of writing. Which, fortunately in some cases can be a lonely experience…  sometimes, a bit too lonely for me. Luckily there is always the...

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AdChoices: Overtargeted and useless?

Have you noticed the little i in some internet adverts? Well, in case you weren’t aware, the i indicates a behaviourally targeted advert, i.e. an advert that is sent to you because of the...

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Research Mayhem or Mendeley?

Disclosure first: I have to admit that I simply don’t like EndNote, at least on a Mac. It’s expensive, tedious, chunky and s..l..o…….w and never seems to do what I want it to do....

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Future? Horror or Opportunity?

Judging by the comments this video got on YouTube it looks like this version of the future isn’t bright – but rather scary. Reason to be scared? Or is it just one great opportunity?...