The People Pane in Microsoft Outlook is a component of Outlook Social Connector that displays contact information and activity of an individual you are communicating with via email. Data for all persons included in an email, calendar meeting, or contacts …

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From Read Write Web Should teachers friend their students on Facebook? Should teachers text their students? There’s no real consensus here. “No, never.” “Maybe, sometimes.” “Yes, but responsibly.” Nonetheless many schools and districts are drafting policies that dictate how school …

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From the Chronicle of Higher Education Universities are turning to social networking to create online learning communities that mix serious academic work, and connections among working scholars, with Facebook-style fun. At the City University of New York, a new project …

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