SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfilePeople who use the internet and cellphones are not more isolated than those who don’t and, in fact, have larger and more diverse social networks, a new survey suggests.The study seems to refute research from earlier in the decade that suggested embracing technology comes at the expense of close personal connections.The size of people’s “discussion networks” the circle of people with whom people talk about important issues is 12 per cent larger among people who use cellphones than among those who don’t.The survey also found these networks were nine per cent larger among those who use instant messaging, and nine per cent larger among those who share photos online, than among those who don’t use these technologies.Full storyDo you think high internet and cell phone usage has a good effect on people’s social skills?(poll)Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
Luskin said even though Armstrong is deciding not to fight USADA, he doesn’t expect a simple conclusion to the proceedings. Armstrong’s legal team will moniter from afar the actions of the cyclists’ union and USADA, Luskin said. “There are many forks in the road.
This enabled you to get by doing all the different games, interesting idea, not sure it it added anything really to my experience or the lads. This was a 5 a side game where the teams were made up of ex players. Some of the players on show were Van Der Sar, Cafu, Figo, Laudrup, Cannavaro, Pires, Carragher and Zola.
The odd man out is the Clevo W870CU. In terms of graphics performance, it can match the D900F, but it’s never actually faster. It can exceed the M980NU in CPU performance at times, but it can’t keep up with the SLI gaming performance (unless the M980NU is CPU limited).
The Truth: Believe it or not, strength training has never been proven to decrease flexibility or cause tightness in the joints, Olson says. “In fact, the strongest athletes Olympic weight lifters have more flexibility than any other athletic group except for gymnasts.” Why? Think about it: When you do a full range of motion squat, you help improve the flexibility in your hips. When you do a lat pull down, you are improving the flexion and extension range of your shoulders, Olson says.