Category Archives: Society

Bots outnumber humans -Wired

Everyone knows the story of how the world wide web made the internet accessible for everyone, but a lesser known story of the internet’s evolution is how automated code—aka bots—came to quietly take it over. Today, bots account for 56 … Continue reading

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Reading Transforms Us – NYTimes

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/21/opinion/sunday/how-writing-transforms-us.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region&_r=0 ….MOST writing seeks to influence you to think or feel how the author wants you to think or feel. The article you are reading now is no exception. We want you to think about certain things in a certain … Continue reading

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Europe Isn’t Happy About Facebook’s News Feed Experiment

Ok now I’m out! I’m going to kill my Facebook account. Clearly, this social media company has no soul. Just because their User Agreement has zillion legal loopholes shouldn’t mean FB should be editing posts if it’s users! Disgusting behaviour! … Continue reading

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OECD ranks BC Education worldclass http://www.theprovince.com/business/gets+marks+when+comes+education+health+OECD/9978380/story.html?__federated=1 B.C. gets top marks in Canada for health and education in a new study from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. The OECD measured eight topics among its 34 member nations, and found … Continue reading

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Target stores- my big red bulls eye! Bull!

http://gawker.com/5811371/heres-the-cheesy-anti+union-video-all-target-employees-must-endure I’ve never seen such cheesy anti union crap in ages! Propaganda for 12 year olds? Come on! “Unions are a business…they take in money but doesn’t have products to sell… It’s not a charity…”(Target video) OH PLEASE, TARGET. This … Continue reading

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Time is …now.

There is no such thing as the past. It exists only in the memory. There is no such thing as the future. It exists only in our imagination. If our watches were truly accurate, the only thing they would ever … Continue reading

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End of Men- Munk Debates

Fascinating topic, given what I see in schools these past few years but I shall not dare enter this fray… I’m not man enough! OK! I have to chime in with some hot air of contempt despite being a MUNK … Continue reading

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