Remember how I said there probably won’t be an Information Overload this week? Turns out I was wrong :-)
- Burma ends advance press censorship
This seems like a step in the right direction, let’s hope it stays this way.
- IMF Says Bailouts Iceland-Style Hold Lessons in Crisis Times
How Icenland recovered the economic crisis.
- India’s SMS Hoax Panic: Could It Happen In The U.S.?
With the ubiquity of social media and text messages, this should be fairly easy to replicate anywhere.
- Keep in mind as you put together your Neil Armstrong packages tonight…
RIP Neil Armstrong!
- 5 Design Tricks Facebook Uses To Affect Your Privacy Decisions
Anyone surprised by this? No? Thought so.
- Fake Bus Stops for Alzheimer’s Patients in Germany
I guess this qualifies as a mind hack.
- Your Scientific Reasoning Is More Flawed Than You Think
Even scientifically minded peopel fall back to childhood ideas about how the world works.
- How Long Do You Want to Live?
An interesting question to pose in light of ever-increasing life expectancy.