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Is net neutrality dying? Has the FCC killed it? What comes next? Here’s what you need to know

Originalmente publicado en Gigaom:
The issue of net neutrality is back in the news again, thanks to some proposed rule changes by the Federal Communications Commission, changes that the regulator says are aimed at protecting a “free and open internet.”…

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Look Sharp!

Originalmente publicado en Ben Ambridge:
We all know that you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. But we all do it anyway. If I were to show you some faces, you’d find it pretty easy to make a snap…

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Never Again? Rather, Never Until Next Time…

Originalmente publicado en neophytepeacebuilder:
Twenty years ago today the world stood by while 1 million Tutsis we slaughtered in the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Then, the world pledged those famous words—never again, the same words spoken after the Jewish Holocaust. Here…

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Two Sides of Tolerance: Accepting Others

Originalmente publicado en A Quiet Week In The House:
Not long ago, I enjoyed tea and pastry at my favorite bakery. A woman with dizzying perfume swept into a seat behind me. Her sharp, expensive fragrance slid over my table,…

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In search of the perfect email sign-off

Originalmente publicado en the world in words:
Here’s a guest post from New York-based and friend of the Big Show, Alina Simone. Remember being a sad weirdo in high school and feeling so insecure, you just kind of cop other…

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On Writing Strong Female Characters (Make Them Human)

Originalmente publicado en Corsets, Cutlasses, & Candlesticks:
Couldn’t resist. Copyright Kate Beaton at Hark! A Vagrant. I have a lot of thoughts about how to write strong female characters, but first I wanted to address the idea of “strong.” For…

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Working abroad: One man’s journey through pain and heartache

Originalmente publicado en Soft-Core Sophistry:
For the past six months, I have been working from home. Yesterday, our new office opened, and I had to go in to work. Waking up early. Commuting to work. Remembering to wear pants. This…

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