Google Near DOJ Settlement Over Online Drug Ads – WSJ.com. Allegations it made hundreds of millions of dollars? “Do no evil?” Hard to remember that when you are handling all that money.
Apple Adds Do-Not-Track Tool to New Browser – WSJ.com. Interesting. Now it is just Google that doesn’t have a built-in way to block advertising. Really puts them at odds with their business model. I wrote about Keep my Opt Outs here.
University of Wisconsin Study Finds Eudaimonic Happiness Lessens the Bite of Risk Factors for Disease – WSJ.com. Isn’t it funny? Trying to maximize pleasure is a losing strategy. It is like many things in life. The more we try to pressure something to happen, the less likely it will occur.
ROI: Why iPads Make Lousy Christmas Gifts – WSJ.com. So do these reasons convince you? I think people want the newest thing no matter if it doesn’t make them happier. Sure an iPad may make you happier, or it could have unforeseen consequences like ignoring the real world.
The Ultimate Guinness Record Is the Record for Records – WSJ.com. Guy breaks Guinness Records for his dream. Pretty wacky but we all should have a goal right?
Facebook in Online Privacy Breach; Applications Transmitting Identifying Information – WSJ.com. No surprise here is it?