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Here are a few of the other noteworthy things we saw today on our never-ending journey through the wild, wild Web.

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In Praise of Distraction
The catch is that plenty of new research suggests that forcing Internet-addicted employees to go cold turkey may make them less productive, not more.
Tron Legacy
I take representing digital culture in film very seriously in lieu of having grown up in a world of very badly researched user interface greeble. I cringed during the part in Hackers (1995) when a screen saver with extruded "equations" is used to signify that the hacker has reached some sort of neural flow or ambiguous destination. I cringed for Swordfish and Jurassic Park as well.


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  • The ARPANET Dialogues archive captures a series of late '70s Internet chats between Edward Said, Jane Fonda, Francis Fukuyama and other notable political and cultural figures. [From: The ARPANET Dialogues]

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