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How to Make Money Easily Creating a Treasure Hunt Business

Do you love the thrill of a treasure hunt? What if you could turn treasure hunting into a real business? Learn how to flesh out your ideas and turn treasure hunting into a viable, profitable business. From planning to promotion and finding prizes, we cover all the steps to success. (more…)

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Where is my Tom & Jerry?

Yahoo is unlucky. Even the smartest and youngest CEO and a Google veteran Marissa Mayer could not save it. She was hired in 2012 with the sole purpose to bring Yahoo to a powerful position to compete with the search giant Google and social media Facebook. But far away from achieving any success, the company is now on its way to ‘non-existence’. The ‘doomsday’ just arrived. Yesterday telephone company Verizon acquired Yahoo’s operating business for approximately $4.83 billion in cash. (more…)

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Facebook still has most users, but other social media sites grow

ANN ARBOR — Facebook remains the most popular social media site, by far, with 71 percent of online adults using the platform, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center that involves researchers from the University of Michigan School of Information. (more…)

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New book aims to clear up ‘hookup culture’ confusion

As students return to campus post-holiday break, a Michigan State University professor has released an e-book she hopes will demystify the “hookup culture” that often accompanies the college social scene. (more…)

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Hey, Guys: Posting a Lot of Selfies Doesn’t Send a Good Message

Posting more online photos of yourself may suggest anti-social traits

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The picture isn’t pretty for guys who post a lot of selfies on social media sites like Facebook and Instagram.

A new study showed that men who posted more online photos of themselves than others scored higher on measures of narcissism and psychopathy. (more…)

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Meine Daten, deine Daten?

Heute schon gegoogelt? Wenn wir uns im Netz bewegen, hinterlassen wir permanent Spuren. IP-Adressen, E-Mail-Daten, Informationen zu Suchanfragen. Doch was kann man mit diesen Daten anfangen und warum ist es Zeit für einen Aufstand gegen die Datensammler? Außerdem in der Presseschau: Neues von der NSA und warum das Internet, wie wir es kennen, bald der Vergangenheit angehören könnte.

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Gutes tun im bösen Netz

Im Internet die Welt retten – wenn das mal keine gute Idee ist. Suchmaschinen, die ihre Werbegewinne spenden, machen das jetzt möglich und die Share Economy trägt auch ihren Teil zu einer sozialen und nachhaltigen Welt bei. Oder etwa doch nicht? Außerdem in der Presseschau zu lesen: Die Esten verwalten ihr Land fast vollständig online und die Bundesregierung hat mal wieder ein neues Konzept, in dem der Begriff „digital“ vorkommt.

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NASA Releases Earth Day ‘Global Selfie’ Mosaic

For Earth Day this year, NASA invited people around the world to step outside to take a “selfie” and share it with the world on social media. NASA released Thursday a new view of our home planet created entirely from those photos.

The “Global Selfie” mosaic was built using more than 36,000 individual photographs drawn from the more than 50,000 images tagged #GlobalSelfie and posted on or around Earth Day, April 22, on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Google+ and Flickr. The project was designed to encourage environmental awareness and recognize the agency’s ongoing work to protect our home planet. (more…)

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