· Naughties
· · 2007
· · · June
· · · · 16 (2 entries)

東京 IV: Phoning · Here’s a trav­el tip: When you go to Ja­pan, rent a phone! It doesn’t cost too much mon­ey or time and it sim­pli­fies life in­cred­i­bly. With re­marks on Ja­panese phone cul­ture and a com­plete­ly un­re­lat­ed pic­ture ...
“X Me” is a Facebook Virus · A friend on Face­book in­vit­ed me to try the “X Me” ap­pli­ca­tion. It sound­ed a lit­tle sil­ly but it was a per­son I re­spec­t, so I clicked on it. As soon as it in­stalled, it popped up a list of more or less ev­ery­one I knew ask­ing if it was OK to mail in­vi­ta­tions to them. I said “no”, and then (weird­ly) it popped up one oth­er name and I said “no” again. Now I’m get­ting mes­sages from peo­ple ask­ing if I re­al­ly think they should in­stall “X Me”. This, ob­vi­ous­ly, is a virus ...
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