“A new Jobvite study reveals that 16% of Americans got their most recent job because of social media—and of those people, 78% credited Facebook, 42% credited Twitter, and 40% credited LinkedIn.” —Guess What? Facebook and Twitter are both better at finding you a job than LinkedIn (From Techvibes)
The FREE Store - tomorrow only
If you’re in downtown Edmonton on November 30 around 10am, you’ll likely want some free stuff. And there’s a “store” opening that day — and that day only — just for you.
“One way the internet deals with that kind of upsetting dissonance is to mock it. And that’s what the internet has done with Pike. The “casually pepper-spraying cop” is now a meme, a kind of folk art or shared visual joke that is open to sharing and reinterpretation by anyone. This particular meme has spread with unusual velocity – in part, I imagine, because the subject matter is just as weird as it is upsetting.” —From Cory Doctorow’s op-ed in the Guardian