I’m sorry I wasn’t able to get a new blog post up last week. I was occupied with school and sports commitments, so I was unable to write.
I’ve compiled a significantly more substantial set of links this week. Enjoy.
http://blog.facebook.com/blog.php?post=7830237130 With the flux of new users with Facebook’s increase in popularity, we have seen far more arbitrary and annoying fan-pages. Younger users spread rumors around as well as fear of charges. This is a message from admins regarding such untrue claims.
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ynews/ynews_ts1217;_ylt=AljjKBCaRI1gjnyepEwUBm.s0NUE;_ylu=X3oDMTNqNGphajNkBGFzc2V0A3luZXdzLzIwMTAwMzA0L3luZXdzX3RzMTIxNwRjY29kZQNtb3N0cG9wdWxhcgRjcG9zAzYEcG9zAzMEcHQDaG9tZV9jb2tlBHNlYwN5bl9oZWFkbGluZV9saXN0BHNsawNsZWFrZWRkb2N1bWU- Leaded Documents reveal GOP Plan to use scare-tactics to raise money (Nothing new here for either the GOP or the Democratic Party)
http://ds.ign.com/articles/107/1072596p1.html An appreciation of video-games, how electronic entertainment gave some of us something to hold on to in times of strife. A good read.
http://researchnews.osu.edu/archive/facebookusers.htm OSU study finds link between Facebook use and lower grades in college