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The Persistence of Memory

Friday, January 05, 2007

Computer scientist Gordon Bell is at the vanguard of a movement called “lifelogging,” digitally recording every moment of his day in an effort to create a complete virtual memory of his life. But why? We talk with Bell and also technology writer Clive Thompson ...

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Pyramid Scheme

Friday, January 20, 2006

This week, the USDA said it would tweak its new food pyramid to include warnings about mercury in fish. If you didn’t notice, you’re probably not alone, because the latest pyramid design is entirely Internet-based. As NYU nutritionist Marion Nestle told Brooke last year when the new design was unveiled, ...

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