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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- We did not get a clear statement from Google re the exposure of users who fell for the phishing attack. They did access our email, yes? Can we get any info about how much they read? Does Google keep logs? Suppose I disconnected all connected
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I've been getting fraud alerts from my credit card company about charges from an entity known as GOOGLE *LINE Corp. On the first reports, I just assumed they were from Google, the amounts were small, always either $1.99 and $3.99, so I just
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This came up in a thread on Twitter, and I realized there is no write-up or even an example of a good way to advertise an RSS feed on your podcast page.Here's the problem. If you put a link to the RSS feed alongside the links to iTunes and Stitcher a
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Long-term if we want a more functional civic society, make a course in basic journalism a requirement in high school and college.A simple idea, but this is a hangup in the education world, where journalism education is often run by journalists, or by
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I wrote three posts in early May 1997, exactly 20 years ago.I remember at the time thinking these were special. That I was figuring stuff out, coming into my own as a writer, and at the same time creating a record of the process that got me there.&am
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