Posts Tagged ‘tech’


Joe Green lived in the same dorm as Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and became his friend and hacking buddy. His Dad advised against working with Zuckerberg on Facebook, losing him a stake in the company that would have been worth at least $3 billion today.

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Suicide rates in the U.S. tend to rise during recessions and fall amid economic booms, according to study from..

Source: http://www.bloomberg.com

President Barack Obama

A participant in a White House-sponsored review of surveillance activities described as “shameful” an apparent decision to leave most of the National Security Agency’s controversial bulk spying intact.

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By Fareed Zakaria

From: Cnn.com:
Every year at Davos, people like me try to get a sense of the mood of the place, take the temperature of people in this frosty mountain resort.

Obviously, I will give you a highly impressionistic and personal picture, but it’s one I find useful since Davos does bring together leaders in government, business, media – even the NGO community – from all corners of the world. It is genuinely global in a way that few conferences are…

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Dozens of “Info Ladies” bike into remote Bangladeshi villages with laptops and Internet connections, helping tens of thousands of people , especially women , get everything from government services to chats with distant loved ones. It’s a vital service in a country where only 5 million of 152 million people have Internet access.

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According to new research, a woman is more satisfied in her relationship when her partner feels the same about her pet as she does…

Source: http://todayhealth.today.msnbc.msn.com


Vietnam may block its citizens from using Facebook, but that didn’t stop website founder Mark Zuckerberg..

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com