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Noam Chomsky: Why the Internet Hasn't Freed Our Minds—Propaganda Continues to Dominate

The noted scholar offers his thoughts on the current media landscape in the era of the World Wide Web and Edward Snowden. This article originally appeared in and is reposted here with permission. Three decades ago, Professor...Show More Summary

Noam Chomsky: Why the Internet Hasn't Freed Our Minds -- Propaganda Continues to Dominate

The noted scholar offers his thoughts on the current media landscape in the era of the World Wide Web and Edward Snowden. Three decades ago, Professor Noam Chomsky, who is seen by some as the most brilliant and courageous intellectual...Show More Summary

The Booming Market for Breast Milk

4 days agoNews : Newsweek: US

Lurking in a corner of the World Wide Web, there lives a rough-hewn site where lactating women post ads with alluring titles like “Producing Like a Holstein—Have Plenty $1/oz” or “Athletic, Young Mom with Excess Creamy Breastmilk!! $2/oz”...Show More Summary

Mark Zuckerberg's Plan For World Domination Is in Deep Trouble

Facebook wants to give poor people access to the World Wide Web, but the plan has drawn criticism. The billionaire Facebook founder recently took to his social network in a bid to save, his plan to give billions of the planet's poorest people a limited taste of the World Wide Web. Show More Summary

This 1930s Futurist Foresaw the Web As A “Televised Book”

Tim Berners Lee created the world wide web in 1989. But the idea of hypertext stretches back much further. The post This 1930s Futurist Foresaw the Web As A “Televised Book” appeared first on WIRED.

Groups Working to Make the World Wide Web Live Up to Its Name

Living in an urban American city and enjoying Internet access from all of my devices, and my own personal wireless network at home, it's easy to take for granted how rare that kind of accessibility is on a global scale. The World Wide...Show More Summary

Could the Internet Be Running Out of Space?

Say it ain't so! The World Wide Web is getting a whole lot smaller - Newser Your smartphone couldn't make you an espresso... until now - TechEBlog What you should know before you throw away your old gadgets - HuffPost Tech You're bound...Show More Summary

Convert Your Home Desktop to Webserver using IP-forwarding

This tip describes how to convert your personal laptop into a webserver available on world wide web

SimCity Creator Will Wright’s New App Wants To Create A Graphic Novel Of Your LIfe

The creator of SimCity, Will Wright, has come out with a new app called THRED — and it isn’t a game. Instead, Wright describes it as a natively built way to browse “the World Wide Web” in a more pure sense. The THRED app is essentially a collection of pieces of content that range anywhere from games, photos, locations and such strung together in a thread in a cover… Read More


This whole #regrettingmotherhood hashtag is a (sad) story for itself and while I find it absolutely okay to express your feelings as a human being, I am not sure if the World Wide Web is the right place to do this as an unhappy mother who regrets being a mom. Show More Summary

Botched Restoration Leaves Ancient Mosaics Looking Like Cartoons

3 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

It's been nearly three years since an ill-trained restorer bestowed Beast Jesus upon the world (wide web), but now a mosaic artist in southern Turkey is calling attention to the cartoonish makeover given to Roman mosaics.

How Success Kid’s Internet Fame Saved His Dad’s Life

The world wide web can be a wonderful and weird place, because that’s how we humans are. This is the story of how an innocent family photo turned into a celebrated Internet icon, and eventually ended up saving a life. Eight years ago, Justin and Laney Griner of Jacksonville, Florida gave birth to a beautiful baby boy, Sam. Show More Summary

W3C Publishes Updated Draft for Clipboard APIs and Events

The W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) has an updated working draft for clipboard APIs and events. The document describes this browser API in more detail and outlines the possibilities and potential issues regarding simple clipboard operations such as copy, cut and paste in Web applications.

The long goodbye or, How can I miss you if you won’t go away?

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Back when the world was young, say 2007-ish or so, there were these things called “blogs.” Blogs were something that people would read on the “World Wide Web,” and the purpose of blogs was to share opinions with like-minded individuals in an effort to harness the power of...

Men Shop the Web More Than Women

Online shopping has taken the retail world by storm since consumers love the convenience of buying and receiving a wide variety of items in their homes. National retailers make the experience more enjoyable and expedient with easy shipping options and no sales taxes in some cases. Show More Summary

Giorgio Chiellini gets the meme treatment after handball v Monaco

It turned out to be an absolutely key moment in the Champions League quarter-final tie between Juventus and Monaco and it did not take the world wide web long to react. In the very first minute of the second leg between Juventus and Monaco, with The Old Lady 1-0 up from the first game, Italian […]

Giant African Spurred Tortoise Taken For Daily Walks By World’s Most Patient Pet Owner

The world’s most patient pet-owner has been revealed after an image of an elderly man in Tokyo taking his tortoise for a walk went viral. Reddit users soon started to share the image across the world wide web, which depicted the unknown...Show More Summary

Here He Is

As part of the “Throwback Thursday” tradition on the World Wide Web, I posted this photo on my Facebook and Instagram pages this morning. I’ve always, always loved this photo. Little did I know the beast that would be awakened. I have now spent the last hour of my life looking back at photos of Marlboro Man holding Todd when he was little. Show More Summary

17 Alternative Wedding Dresses For The More Adventurous Bride To Be

last monthNews : Huffington Post

Despite our proclivity for perusing the World Wide Web all hours of the day and night, many of us have only been treated to alternative wedding fashions in passing and even fewer have attended a wedding where a bride wore anything other than a white gown. Show More Summary

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