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Zuckerberg's Monster: Facebook's Timeline Takes The 'Social' Out Of Social Networking

12 Comments | Posted 22 December 2011 | 00:30:00 (EST)

I've got the new Facebook Timeline. And I don't like it.

Big deal, you might think. After all, every time Facebook make even the slightest change users rush to condemn it. A friend was quick to label me a "Facebook dinosaur" after I expressed my dislike.

But my...

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The Reaction to Jay-Z Studies Shows Guardian Readers Aren't as Educated as They Think

1 Comments | Posted 20 December 2011 | 13:49:07 (EST)

Last month Professor Michael Eric Dyson of Georgetown University announced he would be teaching a class entitled "Sociology of Hip Hop" focusing on the life and career of one of the genre's most successful rappers, Jay-Z. The announcement was met with criticism from some in the American national...

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