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What If Money Didn’t Matter?

Listen. Tweet

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Which Plug?

This post is shamelessly advertising a weekend project. In a nutshell: WhichPlug.com is a website that tells you what plug you can use in different countries all over the world, relevant frequencies and voltages for the respective countries. This was a playground project for me to test out JQuery Mobile.

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The Geography of Death

The Geography of Death

“We are all resigned to the fact that death comes to us all in the end. What is far less certain is how we will go. But thanks to the wonder of statistics we can take a tour of the globe to find out just where you are most likely

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Thoughts on Trust

Trust is a topic I often reflect on. The picture says a lot about the way trust can be understood. Initially I wanted to make this an image post where I find words hidden within values … but the nerd in me couldn’t leave it at that. So here’s a

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Have a lovely weekend!

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So you think you can Tweet?

Source: HBR – What makes a great tweet? Interesting, only 36% of tweets were “worth reading” — a lower number than you might expect, since Twitter users choose whom to follow. Tweet

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Arabic – 8th most popular tweeting language

Arabic tweets mushroomed last year, though thanks to the uprisings across the Middle East rather than to its linguistic properties. It is now the eighth most-used language on Twitter with over 2m public tweets every day. The chart shows that, when you translate English to Arabic, the text becomes shorter

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