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Jargon Watch: Metabo

Metabo is shorthand for metabolic syndrome, a polite way of describing middle age spread. Under newly passed government rules, everyone from 40 to 74 must have a medical check up that measures their waist and if they exceed 85cm for men or 90cm for women they will be assigned a nutritionist who will give recommendations […]

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My M&M’s® – Get Your Favorite Faces on Your Favorite Candy – Upload a Picture and Message – I love this thanks to Mecca at Moo for the heads up Sorry, Ask.com — I Still Don’t Think You’re Focused On Core Search

Oprah Time: Convergence: Where new and old media collide by Henry Jenkins

In his book Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide MIT boffin Henry Jenkins takes us on a journey through modern culture, past the must-see television series and social networks to fan fiction, comics and internet forums. Great media properties like 24, Star Wars and the Matrix properties told told stories in a complex […]

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How to Reduce Camera Shake – 6 Techniques Intel won’t touch Vista – The INQUIRER Tools to Evaluate Your SEO Competition It’s easy to be critical Scanr – copy and fax with your camera phone or digital camera – handy for pulling in business cards or the contents of a whiteboard Bored With Web 2.0? […]