Crowdsourcing; the pros and cons

The concept of crowdsourcing is something of a double edge sword. On the one hand it allows anyone to make a contribution to a particular project, or problem, whether as a hobbyist or in a professional capacity. It can allow for the discovery of new knowledge, even including medicines, new techniques, new discoveries etcetera etcetera. Continue reading

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The demise and fall of the Second life empire

Studying Social Media inevitably led to a lot of mention of the Social Media platform Second Life. I had previously heard of it on news programs and documentaries, Continue reading

The trick question

I had to do an economics test today. I had an hour to complete 30 true/false questions and 10 multi choice. It took 15 minutes to complete it. Continue reading