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November 2014 Archive


Contemplating “Facebook Nation: Total Information Awareness” (2nd Edition)

Nov. 28, 2014

When I read the book title, Facebook Nation: Total Information Awareness, I thought it would initially be solely about Facebook, but it traveled far beyond that. The title represents the social world we live in today, where Facebook is been a dominant contributor of new ideas related to applications, software, and other social media. This book descries how this huge invention has branched off into many different platforms, some of which we might not be conscious of. We are aware Facebook can be a great marketing tool but it’s also one of the most biggest online activity channeling hubs, which is breaching our privacy.
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DEFCON 22: A first-time speaker experience

Nov. 18, 2014

DEF CON is a study in cultural and intellectual extremes. A first-time DEF CON presenter shares his observations.
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MY HERO Film Festival

Nov. 17, 2014

MY HERO Film Festival

The mission of The MY HERO Project is to use media, art and technology to celebrate the best of humanity.
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DEF CON 22: A newbie’s point of view

Nov. 14, 2014

DEF CON is a conference for hackers by hackers. Here a first-time attendee recalls his favorite moments.
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