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Journal Journal: YR

I propose a new tag "yr", Your Rights, to be used where issues are about your rights offline or your rights in general, rather than your rights online, which gets tagged/associated with a whole slurry of things that are not "online".

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Submission + - As google fails, twitter shows its strength->

An anonymous reader writes: How did we work before google? As all Google services die (e.g.: Gmail or Gmaps), time slows down to a crawl. Personally, I just rediscovered how to type a URL by hand! (instead of using the super-lazy box on the top right). Kind of a wake up call. Right in the middle of the havoc, twitter demonstrates once more that it is the fastest way to know what is hot in the world.
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