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Method in Apple's Madness (Good Shit is Worth Paying For)

Ben Lovejoy has an extremely well-thought out opinion piece over at 9to5Mac regarding a possible reason why Apple has decided to end the Free Single of the Week promotion (as well as the 12 Days of Christmas, et al.): What has all this to…
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Apple, Google agree to settle antitrust lawsuit over hiring deals-filing

Reuters: Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to settle a large antitrust lawsuit over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley, according to a court filing on Thursday.Good. This was a pretty horrendous event that hung…
2013

Trigger Warnings Avert Trauma

Bailey Loverin,  second-year literature major at UC Santa Barbara, is the student sponsor and co-author of a resolution supporting trigger warnings. If students are suddenly confronted by material that makes them ill, black out or react violently,…
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Scoble: Google Glass is Doomed

Tech columnist Robert Scoble at The Next Web has a great counterpoint to Matthew Honan's Wired piece that sensationalizes the alleged paranoia of the general public when they see someone wearing Google's Glass wearable "computer on your face". Said…
2013

Best Whatever of 2013

With so many "Best of" posts all over the blogosphere, we at the Shizz thought we'd throw our hats in the ring. However, we won't focus solely on tech. We'll list whatever we feel like listing. It's our site, so why not?! Scott Bell Best…