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Season 2011 Episode 05.17.11

WebBeatTV 113 The Offline Social Network, and Beware Online Filter Bubbles! (Eli Pariser)

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"Why personalizing the web might not necessarily be a good thing, and a guy finds his stolen laptop with realtime web tools! Guy finds stolen laptop with Prey & TwitterWhen Sean Power’s laptop was stolen in New York City, the ;Canadian web consultant used real time web tools to find his MacBook Pro. Power had installed Prey, a free tracking tool. It told him his MacBook pro was being used at a restaurant in downtown Manhattan, but it also gave him screenshots of his scree, and it turned on the webcam. So, this guy was in Canada, looking at the man using his stolen laptop 500 miles away. Sean tweeted it out to his 13-thousand followers on Twitter, and a bunch of them went to the bar to confront the user and get back his laptop. Days later, he is re-united with his precious Macbook Pro, cellphone, and papers. Downsides of a personalized webWatch the full video here: discount code ‘WebBeat’ - get 10% off!You might have heard that Cali Lewis, John P, pretty much the entire Livid Lobster team, we've transferred al our domains to That's because Hover is the exact opposite of all the loud and confusing domain register sites. It's clean, simple and to the point. You know what you're paying exactly - at FIRST glance. Come along with us and transfer all your existing domains, or get new ones, with 10% off! Just go to webbeat.tv/domains to get YOUR 10 percent off, or use the code ‘WebBeat’ on Viral Video: Offline Social NetworkHilarious: two guys ask people the same questions they get asked when they sign up on Facebook: Website of the Day: Scoville!moreless

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