Posts Categorized: Personal

Tech Humor: Password Policy

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Found this in an IT blog comment about Network Password Policies. During a company’s recent password audit, it was found that a blonde employee was using the following password: “MickeyMinniePlutoHueyLouieDeweyDonaldGoofySacramento“ When asked why she had such a long password, she said she was told that it had to be at least 8 characters long and […]

The Truth about Facebook, Ads, and Personal Pictures

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Facebook Responds A response to: Debunking Rumors about Advertising and Photos The “Truth” about profile pictures appearing in Facebook Ads (according to Facebook). Facebook reacts to the recent outcry regarding the misinformation about their policy on using personal/profile information for Ads. From the Facebook Blog:  “In the past couple of days, a rumor has begun […]

Wikis and Web Sites and Apps, Oh My!

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I know that I’ve been a bit off when it comes to writing for this blog and I could come up with a nember of legitimate excuses..but I won’t. I’ll give just one. Truth is, I’ve been having so much fun trying out new software, applications, web sites, and other geeky stuff that I just […]

How Twitter has changed my life

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Yesterday morning (Feb 13/08), I attended the Social Media Breakfast 5 (SMB5) where the focus of the event was set by a single statement: “How Twitter has changed my life — and can change yours”. The event was hosted by Bryan Person and featured presentations by: Scott Monty @scottmonty Laura Fitton @pistachio Doug Haslam @dough […]