Author Archives: karenge

Say Bye Bye To My Fear Of Technology

Actually, “I see, [it’s really] no big deal, this is how it works…” To overcome my fear of technology, I started getting to know Firefox better and how the add-ons for Firefox actually work. The first add-on I installed I … Continue reading

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File sharing – Good for users, but damage for industries?

Digging further into the topic of file sharing after my last post about the blocking of the online movie portal kino.to, I started considering the music industry as well and the possible effects on corporations in the movie and music … Continue reading

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Kino.to down – So back in the movies again?

After the raid against the online movie portal kino.to many reactions have been made public, mostly about the consequences for the responsible persons and how to find alternatives. A very controversial issue was if the site really was illegal, or … Continue reading

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Smart phones, smart cars, smart… contact lenses?

Most people today use smart phones; they really have simplified our life. Smart cars (not the automobile branch!) we have heard of and some are even driving those cars that help their drivers with parking, warn them when they get … Continue reading

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Have you tried out planking?

“Be creative. Plank in ways that have not been done before.” (source) I have come across the term  planking a few times during the last days, even in the news they mentioned it. So I am wondering wha t exactly … Continue reading

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The Power of Masses – What Social Media can accomplish

“… this is a movement organised by social media, a set of shared ideas around which the young can mobilise.” (source) This week I am still sticking to the fascinating world of social media. Since I am using them every … Continue reading

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How to keep track of your social media engagement

Many of us have written about social media during the last weeks and its influence on our private life but also about impacts and benefits for business. In our daily life we use them to get information, to express ourselves … Continue reading

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