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Evidence of Facebook Fraud

Veritasium digs into Facebook’s advertising model looking at how click farms generate page likes and popularity on the bohemeth social network. Evidence Facebook’s revenue is based on fake likes. My first vid on the problem with Facebook: http://bit.ly/1dXudqY I know first-hand that Facebook’s advertising model is deeply flawed. When I paid to promote my page Read MoreRead More

Top 5 Reasons Why ‘The Customer Is Always Right’ Is Wrong

The phrase has been the backbone to countless television sitcoms, but there’s actually nothing good about companies that bend to every customer whim. The phrase “The customer is always right” was originally coined in 1909 by Harry Gordon Selfridge, the founder of Selfridge’s department store in London, and is typically used by businesses to convince Read MoreRead More

How to Iron a Dress Shirt

Because it’s something we all gotta do before we attend the movie premiere… I can’t count the number of times I’ve seen a man who’s wearing what would be a very dapper get-up….except it’s ruined by wrinkly clothes. I see this especially with young, single professional men who probably don’t have mom or a wife Read MoreRead More

21 Cool Pieces of Quentin Tarantino Fan Art

You know your film has reached iconic status when it inspires fan art – and Quentin Tarantino’s films inspire the best of them. Check out these 21 cool pieces from the master of the remix. One of the most famous and most beloved characters of all Tarantino’s films is Jules Winnfield, the bible-quoting, God-fearing thug Read MoreRead More

You Can Take Selfies of Your Aorta With This Mini Camera

Cameras are getting smaller and smaller – this tiny speck is capable shooting full HD video for medical purposes: Scientific studies of selfies have yielded interesting insights on personalities, gender differences, and national moods, but scientist F. Levent Degertekin has invented a new camera that can provide high-def, 3-D images of your innards. This “camera” uses ultrasound imaging techniques to Read MoreRead More

The Rise of Videogame Economies | Off Book

While players of multi-player games are aware of their in-game economies, their growth and complexity would surprise many outside the world of gaming. With hundreds of millions of players around the world, MMOGs’ in-game economies generate massive amounts of real dollars (i.e. MILLIONS), and real world economic theories can even be applied to these worlds. Read MoreRead More

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