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On the Internet: News You May Have Missed (2)

By January 28, 2014 No Comments

Pinterest Reads Our Minds, Historians Weigh In On the Selfie Phenom, Gamers Prove Stereotype… What You Missed On the Internet from MasonInteractive.com – Pinterest wants to get to know you better: Pinterest adds a page that will predict your interests (think amazon’s recommendations but with better pictures). [The Next Web] You can (loosely) trace the ‘selfie’ back to a historical start date…. which still doesn’t stop anyone from making fun of you. [Vulture]

A Kansas man-child runs into burning house to save his dog, wife, kids… x-box. That’s right, a man, ran into a fire to save his xbox machine, proving once again that gamers are the inevitable downfall of our civilization. [Digital Trends] More proof: Japanese adult gamers act like small children by playing game meant for little girls, refusing to share. [RocketNews24] Also, check out this video of how a conference call would go down, if we ever–God forbid–had to do these meetings in person… watch the hilarity/recognized misery ensue… [Buzzfeed]