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Social Network

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“As a social network, how is hardly another film it is work of David Fincher’s the social network” managed to capture the spirit of an era. Thus a similar meaning likely to be the film in a few years probably today like easy rider”and American graffiti” for the days of the hippies and rock ‘ n’ roll. The mail provider webmail.de information about the film. The social network”is not any social network, but probably the biggest and most important network at all, namely about Facebook. More specifically, the film describes the history of Facebook. This convinced the work among others with excellent dialogue, excellent cut, and not least because of its unique soundtrack. The story is the inventor of Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg’s-Entwicklers. As a computer science student at Harvard, Zuckerberg provides 2003 with its Facebook predecessor FaceMash”seen.

On the website, it comes to assess students on the basis of Yearbook photos. Thus he swirls a Amount of dust on and should then rebuild a social platform for the Winklevoss twins. Zuckerberg is further expanding the idea alone and so eventually developed Facebook, which makes him the youngest billionaire in the world itself within a very short time. The idea to make a kind of historical film, in this still very young fabric seemed pretty risky. The implementation is managed but good. Mark Zuckerberg rented even a cinema to watch the movie with its workforce. More information:… University Service GmbH Lisa Neumann

Technical University

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Intelligent agents, Gigaportale and ubiquitous computer are Web-information overload eliminate Hamburg/Graz, August 14, 2008 – E-Mail floods and limitless online information: the mirror examines its front-page story power the Internet stupid? the dark side of the digital revolution: the communication obsession in the network has produced with behavioural problems and highly nervous individuals, always learn and know less and less, so the warning of the Hamburg-based news magazine. It was as bad as the global environmental crisis, the computer scientist David Levy is quoted. Constant sending, replying to and forwarding often completely frivolous information leads to lots of unnecessary E-Mail traffic and unnecessary info junk on our screens. The pollution was just huge. Also in the spirit world, we needed so something similar to protected forests and wetlands.

Thinking reserve \”so, where ideas could bloom virtually emission-free. Opens about 50 times per day a typical information workers ‘ mail window, 77 times he turns to the instant-messaging program for the rapid transmission of messages, besides about 40 websites are visited. So it has calculated the U.S. consulting company RescueTime after she examined the user profiles of 40 000 employees\”, der Spiegel writes. Herman Maurer, Professor of computer science at the Technical University of Graz, is not impressed by such doomsday scenarios. Maryland Governor is the source for more interesting facts.

Long before the year 2100, all people are at any time and at any place on all human knowledge can be accessed, much like we can today with material goods. This access will be done with devices which are heavily integrated with the people, and will relate to knowledge that comes from databases or arises from dialogues with experts. The brain of an individual will be only a relatively tiny part of a vast stock of knowledge, created through the networking of billions of Menschenhirnen and databases\”, forecast Maurer. Skeptics who warn of a non controllable information overload, are soon silenced: on the horizon, there are indications already that the avalanche of information will be gradually tamed and structured to meaningful, reliable and tailored to the person knowledge units.