How to Stop Facebook From Using Your Browsing History
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How to Stop Facebook From Using Your Browsing History

Story provided by Gizmodo –  Earlier today, Facebook announced that it was going to start using all of that ever-so-illuminating app and website data it collects to serve us with more targeted ads. In other words, Facebook is getting ready to use your browsing history to benefit advertisers. Here’s how to stop them. Of course, just because … Continue reading

How Do the Huxtables, Our Favorite TV Family, Compare to the Average U.S. Family?
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How Do the Huxtables, Our Favorite TV Family, Compare to the Average U.S. Family?

  Story provided by FiveThirtyEight –  The Huxtables are America’s favorite TV family, according to a YouGov poll published this week. If you don’t know who the Huxtables are, you might be in one of the 3.3 percent of U.S. homes without a TV or you might just be young — their NBC sitcom, “The Cosby Show,” filmed its last episode in … Continue reading

Why You Should Take Notes By Hand — Not On A Laptop
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Why You Should Take Notes By Hand — Not On A Laptop

Story provided by Vox –  Walk into a college lecture these days and you’ll see legions of students sitting behind glowing screens, pecking away at keyboards. Presumably, they’re using the computers to take notes, so they better remember the course material. But new research shows that if learning is their goal, using a laptop during class is … Continue reading