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One in a Billion: How Technology is Transforming Dating in China

One in a Billion: How Technology is Transforming Dating in China

One in a Billion: How Technology is Transforming Dating in China. It would be easy to simply assume that the more than one billion residents of the world’s most populous nation don’t have much trouble meeting people, since they’re often surrounded by them, but it would also be reductive. China...

Young Voters Inspired By Facebook – Infographic

Young Voters Inspired By Facebook – Infographic

As election day approaches, you might be getting sick of the political bickering in your News Feed. You can try to fight it, but political participation on social media is contagious. Since 2004, politicians like Howard Dean and Ron Paul have been using social and new media to advance their...

Personal Finance: Facts About Pay Day Loans – Infographic

Personal Finance: Facts About Pay Day Loans – Infographic

Consumers seem to harbor a deep-rooted hatred for the payday loan industry. The infographic Who Hates Payday Loans the Most explores just how much borrowers and non-borrowers despise these loans and what specifics they hate the most. Check out the full infographic to see more facts about payday loan consumers...

Women In Engineering, Computer Science, Technology, Hall Of Fame – Infographic

Women In Engineering, Computer Science, Technology, Hall Of Fame – Infographic

Did you know that Ada Lovelace, a computer scientist from England, is considered to be the first computer programmer? With her code-like language, she created a model for Charles Babbage’s analytical engine in the mid-1800s. Nearly two centuries later, there are some very impressive women working in technology, such as...

Are You Caught Up in Apple’s Reality Distortion Field? – Infographic

Are You Caught Up in Apple’s Reality Distortion Field? – Infographic

Are You Caught Up in Apple’s Reality Distortion Field? [INFOGRAPHIC]. Do Apple lovers really “think different?” What makes those who don’t buy Apple products turn away from them? This infographic gets to the bottom of why people buy Apple products, and what keeps them from buying them. And it shows...

Soccer, That Beautiful Game, Eases Hypertension | Playbook | Wired.com

Soccer, That Beautiful Game, Eases Hypertension | Playbook | Wired.com

Soccer is more than a beautiful game — it’s good for your heart, too. A European study found three out of four hypertensive men who played the game two hours a week saw their blood pressure fall to healthy levels in six months. Photo: toksuede/Flickr Soccer, That Beautiful Game, Eases...

Is Texting Mangling The English Language? – Infographic

Is Texting Mangling The English Language? – Infographic

Do your OMGs and LOLs have you sometimes srsly forgetting how to write in proper English? If so, you may not be alone. Texting is on the rise, and changing the ways people interact with language. For some high schoolers today, abbreviations like those above have likely been a part...

Who Will Social Media Users Vote For? – Infographic

Who Will Social Media Users Vote For? – Infographic

You’ve probably seen the results of dozens of election polls by now, but what about research specifically concentrating on social media users? How will they be voting in the U.S. presidential election coming up on Nov. 6? To find out, market research firm Lab42 surveyed 500 U.S. social media users....

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