Category Archives: Communication

This Is Your Brain Off Facebook

Planning on quitting the social platform? A major new study offers a glimpse of what unplugging might do for your life. (Spoiler: It’s not so bad.)
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/01/30/health/facebook-psychology-health.html

Lasers could beam messages directly to a listener’s ear ‘like whispering secret from afar’, scientists say

It’s hoped the technology could one day be used for headphone-free TV watching without disturbing others or warning people of danger discreetly in situations like an active shooter attack
— Read on www.thesun.co.uk/tech/8335749/lasers-could-beam-messages-directly-to-a-listeners-ear-like-whispering-secret-from-afar-scientists-say/

Three Trends at CES for Communicators to Ponder

With CES closing its doors today, communicators will travel home with ideas of how tech will change their tactics, strategies and business objectives.
— Read on www.prnewsonline.com/CES+2019-AI-trends-technology

WikiLeaks tells reporters 140 things not to say about Julian Assange | Reuters

WikiLeaks on Sunday advised journalists not to report 140 different “false and defamatory” statements about its founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in the Ecuadorean embassy in London since June 2012.
— Read on www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-ecuador-assange/wikileaks-tells-reporters-140-things-not-to-say-about-julian-assange-idUSKCN1P00NN

Opinion | Must Writers Be Moral? Their Contracts May Require It – The New York Times

“No way. I’m not signing that,” a New Yorker writer said when she saw the terms.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2019/01/04/opinion/sunday/metoo-new-yorker-conde-nast.html

This Might Be The Most Brilliant Gun Safe Ad We’ve Ever Seen – Digg

It’s a safe for all purposes — you can store anything in there, from your family heirlooms to your lunch.
— Read on digg.com/video/liberty-safe-ad