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/ December 11, 2016 / Comments Off on Fakebook for fake news: Fakebook

Fakebook for fake news: Fakebook

Facebook is set to launch a whole new social news site in 2017. The beta site is for invite only users.  To get the invite, you have to: know how to create/share fake news/information.  This Facebook’s newest platform, to be open to all in January 2017, is called Fakebook.  This is the first attempt to […]

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/ October 7, 2016 / Comments Off on Professor Dumbledore to run Hogwarts University of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Cambodia?

Professor Dumbledore to run Hogwarts University of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Cambodia?

Phnom Penhers woke up with a major news story of the month, published by The Phnom Penh Daily Prophet, that professor Albus Dumbledore is trying to get a license to run Hogwarts University of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Cambodia.  While the news remains very vague for the time being, people are curious about the curriculum. […]

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Once in a while I get email messages from my readers who want to share some cool new stuff they’re working on. Isabel Perucho of Wedu sent me this video a week ago: You can learn more how Wedu wants to unlock the next generation of women leaders. Isabel wrote: Though we are based in […]

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Over the past several years I’ve watched some cool animation films. I’ve selected some of them to share with you here! Of course, you’re welcome to suggest some other movies I should watch. Big Hero 6 (2014) The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with […]

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Small is Beautiful – A Tiny House Documentary [TRAILER] from Jeremy Beasley on Vimeo.

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Sunday morning rain Hand-making a cup of coffee The sound of its drop and drip #cambodia #phnompenh #haiku

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[haiku url=”http://tharum.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/WithGodOnOurSide.mp3″ title=”With God on Our Side” graphical=true] Oh my name it is nothin’ My age it means less. The country I come from Is called the Midwest I’s taught and brought up there The laws to abide And that the land that I live in Has God on its side Oh the history books […]

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WHO Cambodia invites proposals from journalists from any Cambodian media outlet – print, radio, television, and online – to apply for an eight-month fellowship on road safety reporting. The objective of the fellowship is to support journalists willing to investigate and report on road safety as a public health concern. In Cambodia road traffic injuries […]

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[alpine-phototile-for-picasa-and-google-plus src=”user_album” uid=”106920098056889916254″ ualb=”6000524336534298161″ imgl=”picasa” style=”gallery” row=”4″ grwidth=”800″ grheight=”600″ size=”512″ num=”20″ align=”center” max=”100″] Updated: April 24, 2014 After three weeks of visits, talks, panel discussions, meetings, and lectures in Washington D.C., New York, Georgia, Sacramento, and San Francisco [photo courtesy of Kenton] Updated: March 20, 2014 Washington D.C., New York City, Atlanta, Sacramento, and San […]

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