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02

Jul

What is the ‘Right to be Forgotten’ movement?The Internet and social media are changing how we think about privacy. When it comes to regulation, Europe and America have very different approaches.

What is the ‘Right to be Forgotten’ movement?
The Internet and social media are changing how we think about privacy. When it comes to regulation, Europe and America have very different approaches.

13

May

What is the Internet of Things?There’s no turning back now. We’re on the brink of a new tech revolution, but what will it mean for our daily lives when everything that can be connected, is connected?

What is the Internet of Things?
There’s no turning back now. We’re on the brink of a new tech revolution, but what will it mean for our daily lives when everything that can be connected, is connected?

11

Mar

treehugger:

Facebook wants to use solar drones to bring internet access to the world

02

Jul

Websites for people who really love catsFrom cat-themed social networks to dating sites designed for cat lovers, here are some of the best feline-friendly destinations on the Web.

Websites for people who really love cats
From cat-themed social networks to dating sites designed for cat lovers, here are some of the best feline-friendly destinations on the Web.

04

Jun


 Student science experiment finds plants won’t grow near Wi-Fi router  



Ninth-graders design science experiment to test the effect of cellphone radiation on plants. The results may surprise you.
Ninth-graders design science experiment to test the effect of cellphone radiation on plants. The results may surprise you.

09

May

10 of the Web’s most popular cat memes
Take a look at the Internet’s famous feline faces and learn how they went viral.

10 of the Web’s most popular cat memes

Take a look at the Internet’s famous feline faces and learn how they went viral.

02

Mar

Brains of 2 rats linked over Internet, thousands of miles apart
Scientists are planning to do more research on these ‘brain-nets’ with other animals to see how much problem-solving abilities can improve.

Brains of 2 rats linked over Internet, thousands of miles apart

Scientists are planning to do more research on these ‘brain-nets’ with other animals to see how much problem-solving abilities can improve.

18

Jan


 Bizarre Manti Te’o hoax and the truth about online love 



People do fall in love with people they’ve only ever met online, and the feelings are very real, according to experts who study online communication. Because there is little to no information about body language or emotion online, people feel comfortable disclosing more about themselves, which fosters a sense of intimacy.
People do fall in love with people they’ve only ever met online, and the feelings are very real, according to experts who study online communication. Because there is little to no information about body language or emotion online, people feel comfortable disclosing more about themselves, which fosters a sense of intimacy.

03

Jan


 The Internet turns 30 this week 



Jan. 1 marked the 30th anniversary of the switchover of all computers on ARPANET — the Internet’s predecessor — to a technology called TCP/IP.
Jan. 1 marked the 30th anniversary of the switchover of all computers on ARPANET — the Internet’s predecessor — to a technology called TCP/IP.

15

Nov

Lolcats: Where they came from and why we love themThese funny feline photos have been around longer than you think and there’s a reason you can’t get enough of them. Read more.

Lolcats: Where they came from and why we love them
These funny feline photos have been around longer than you think and there’s a reason you can’t get enough of them. Read more.