@nycework tweet digest: 05/12-17/2013

Last week’s tweet highlights in a nutshell? Getting good at being you; healthcare for $60 or less per month; budgeting successfully through thick and thin; big data as the new crystal ball; the dangers of being profiled with eye-tracking technology; what you can do with tiny computers; eco-friendly paper towel etiquette…

Here’s a quick summary of tweets posted by @nycework between May 12 and May 17, 2013:

Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

Portrait of Abraham Lincoln
(Image credit: Wikipedia)

  • A quote by Abraham Lincoln urging you to be good at being you;
  • an article about how information you share publicly can be used to predict your future;
  • an article about a doctor who charges $60 or less per month for basic healthcare because he believes the U.S. healthcare system sacrifices patients’ health for profit;
  • an article discussing ways to use USB flash drive-sized PCs that run Android or other GNU/Linux-based operating systems;
  • an article about how eye-tracking technology could pose serious risks to your privacy;
  • a video demonstration of an eco-friendlier way to dry your hands using a small amount of paper towel;
  • and, a link to @nycework’s previous tweet digest that includes a post about 5 ways to “make it” regardless of the state of the economy.



May 12

“Whatever you are, be a good one.”~Abraham Lincoln | http://wp.me/p1M3rB-eL #qotw #quote

Last week’s highlights: 5 Strategies for Surviving #ToughTimes… & more | http://wp.me/p1M3rB-dM

May 13

Would You Trade Personal Info For A Peek Into Your Future? <via @techreview> | http://is.gd/zdOqwl #privacy #tech

May 14

#Doctor Charges Monthly Fee of $60 or Less For #Healthcare <via @NBC26TV> | http://is.gd/xc4ptr [r/t @nycediapers]

May 15

#USB #FlashDrive-Sized #PC & Ways To Use It |

 #GNU #Android #Linux @lifewitheeepc

May 16

Is #EyeTracking A #Privacy-Invading Technology? | http://is.gd/TfTIMI #smartphone #ACLU

May 17

#Video: An #Eco-Friendlier Way to Use a #PaperTowel | http://is.gd/1jJbSM #frugal @nycediapers

R e l a t e d  L i n k s:
@nycework tweet digest: 05/05-10/2013
@nycediapers tweet digest: 05/12-17/2013 (instablogg.com)

One response to “@nycework tweet digest: 05/12-17/2013

  1. Pingback: @nycework tweet digest: 05/19-24/2013 | nycework

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