Anouska-Michelle Jack

7 Flips | 2 Magazines | @Jackanou | Keep up with Anouska-Michelle Jack on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Anouska-Michelle Jack”

The Rise Of The “Social Professional” Networks

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jon Bischke is a founder of Entelo and is an advisor to several startups.</i><p>Back in the mid-2000s, many espoused a theory that there would emerge social networks for different types of people. It sounds a little preposterous now in the age of Facebook dominance, but at the time you had …

Even the Editor of Facebook's Mood Study Thought It Was Creepy

"It's ethically okay from the regulations perspective, but ethics are kind of social decisions."<p><i>Updated, Sunday, 6/29, 9:54 p.m. Eastern.</i><p>Catching a glimpse of the puppet masters who play with the data trails we leave online is always disorienting. And yet there's something new-level creepy about a …

5 Can't-Miss Apps: OutSider and More

BeamIt<p>Inside<p>Makeup Genius<p>OutSider<p>Wikipedia<p>With the debut of Android L and Android Auto, as well as all the other news that came out of Google I/O …

The lost promise of the Internet: Meet the man who almost invented cyberspace

<b>Paul Otlet with model of the World City, 1943 (Mundaneum, Mons, Belgium)</b><p>In 1934, a little-known Belgian thinker published plans for a global network that could have changed everything<p>Alex Wright<p>June 29, 2014 10:58am (UTC)<p>Tales of lost horizons always spark the imagination. From the mythical kingdom …

SMS Giving Way To WeChat, Other Twitter-Like Services In China

Chinese cell-phone users appear to be switching from Short Message Service and its variants (collectively SMS) to WeChat and other Twitter-like …

NASA's new flying saucer could help us land on Mars

Landing the car-sized Curiosity rover on Mars was difficult enough, but what about when you want to go bigger? What about when you want to carry people to Mars? To test landing a larger payload on the red planet, NASA yesterday sent a flying saucer-like craft called the Low Density Supersonic …

Facebook reveals news feed experiment to control emotions

It already knows whether you are single or dating, the first school you went to and whether you like or loathe Justin Bieber. But now Facebook, the world's biggest social networking site, is facing a storm of protest after it revealed it had discovered how to make users feel happier or sadder with …