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Permanent Records

An audio version of this essay is available to subscribers, provided by curio.io.<p><i>Kids are uploading their adolescence in real-time, and the Internet</i> …

Social Media

There’s a blockchain for that!

The code that secures Bitcoin could also power an alternate Internet. First, though, it has to work.<p>There’s this hopelessly geeky new technology. …

Where Self-Esteem Comes From

When one of my favorite radio hosts, Shelagh Rodgers (pronounced ‘Sheila’), announced on air that she was leaving her morning show to take some time …

Self-esteem

33 Ways To Be An Insanely Productive, Happy Balanced Person

We all try to be productive. We all have lots of stuff that we need to get done, for work, for our art, for our families. This is all good.<p>So maybe …

The state of privacy: It will get worse before it gets better

Constellation Research identifies seven digital privacy trends of which you should be aware in order to protect your customer's information.<p><b>Consumers</b> …

What Do You Think Of Kindness?

What do you think of when you say, hear, or witness the word kindness?<p>Authentic kindness is a personal decision and is one factor that defines who …

Questions that will help you find your purpose in life

One day, when my brother was 18, he waltzed into the living room and proudly announced to my mother and me that one day he was going to be a senator. My mom probably gave him the “That’s nice, dear,” treatment while I’m sure I was distracted by a bowl of Cheerios or something.<p>But for 15 years, this …

Self-improvement

The “right to be forgotten” – a threat to Transparency and Open Data?

A recent European Court Justice (ECJ) ruling may affect how privacy, transparency, and open data interact and has a direct relation with growing …

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50 Unpredictable And Non-Clichéd Places To Travel To In Your 20s

There are certain destinations we all dream of traveling to one day: Paris, Rome, Bangkok, Rio de Janeiro, Jerusalem, Tokyo, New York City, Buenos …

European Travel

Internet Under Fire Gets New Manifesto – Backchannel – Medium

<i>From two Cluetrain authors,<br>Doc Searls and David Weinberger</i><p>It has been fifteen years since our previous communication.<p>In that time the People of the …

Fair Trade

Nobody Will Remember You

People won’t remember your name. What you do today won’t have a lasting impact on the future. What you do today probably won’t even affect next week. …

7 New Habits Of Highly Successful People

These habits aren’t easy, but they’re worth learning for the new year.<p>Working professionals now live in a time of unprecedented change and disruption–the only thing that we can predict for certain is that things will become even more uncertain and unpredictable going forward.<p>As a result, an …

Self-improvement

12 Ways To Live A Happier Life

<b>1. Spend time with your soul.</b><p>There is a difference between your ego and your soul. Get in touch with your true divine self through meditation, yoga, …

19 FREE Gifts You Can Give At Christmas Time

1. <b>The ability to make someone you love see themselves as you see them.</b> <br>This will be a great challenge, but try as hard as you can. Let them know how …

Why Do We Seek Permission From Others To Live Our Own Goddamn Lives?

It’s such fucking bullshit, the way you look to your boss, your best friend, your parents, your <i>barista,</i> for an okay on every decision you make.<p>YOU. …

33 Quotes About Justice, Resistance, and Peace That Will Make You Question Everything

<b>1.</b> Peace without justice is tyranny. <b>– William Allen White</b><p><b>2.</b> It is certain, in any case, that ignorance allied with power is the most ferocious enemy …

Digital Privacy Is “The New Frontier Of Human Rights”

The impact of mass, digitally-enabled state surveillance upon individuals’ privacy has been described as “the new frontier of human rights” by Member of the European Parliament, Claude Moraes, who was giving an annual lecture on behalf of the Centre for Research into Information, Surveillance and …

The Politician’s Cycle

There are ongoing elections around the world, most recently in one of the casualties of the Arab Spring Tunisia, Brazil, the US mid-term …

The Cure for Aging

Here’s a depressing reality that everyone eventually notices: time goes faster as you age. The days and years seem to get behind you with increasing …

What It Means to Be an Adult | The Art of Manliness

Last week we discussed six reasons the qualities of maturity have been on the decline in the modern age, and made an argument that despite the …

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My Plan for a Free and Open Internet

An open Internet is essential to the American economy, and increasingly to our very way of life. By lowering the cost of launching a new idea, …

Obama to Berners-Lee, Snow to Domesday: a history of open data

The world wide web inventor and the US president are helping create a data revolution, but are also part of a long tradition<p>The open data movement has reached a new and significant milestone this month. It arguably began 24 years ago when Cern scientist Sir Tim Berners-Lee first invented the world …

There Are 8 Indispensable Elements of Real Wealth and 7 Aren't Money

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What’s the purpose of life?<p>That's a powerful question that deserves your attention. My answer has drastically changed the past five to 10 years, and will continue to evolve. Success is part of life's purpose but I know that on the other …

Self-improvement

你們已退無可退——為了不變成我們的世界 | Mr.V | 香港獨立媒體網

親愛的香港同胞:<p>我是大陸一名關注民主事業的普通人,這些天來,我不停得刷新twitter,緊緊跟踪香港的佔中動態,從28、29日20萬人的「燈光」晚會,到你們在瓢潑大雨中盛開朵朵繖花,手挽手抵抗反佔中人士的暴力衝擊,我無數次為你們而流淚。<p>是的,這是在大陸的久違的人性的光芒。<p>同事們談論此事,只有一個同事 …

What are you revealing online? Much more than you think

What can be guessed about you from your online behavior? Two computer privacy experts — economist Alessandro Acquisti and computer scientist Jennifer …

20 Ways to Make Today Amazing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs and business owners, it can be very easy at times to fall into a rut and get in the habit of having just average days where we seem to not get much of anything done. Here are 20 ways that will hopefully rekindle that …

High Level

You Are the Secret to Your Own Prosperity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your life is formed by the perspectives and philosophies you adapt, and changing your perspective can create an immediate shift in your life and business. To succeed as an Entrepreneur you must constantly look for ways to sharpen your …

Self-improvement