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The day telegrams came to a final STOP

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Indians awoke on Monday to find their 162-year-old telegram service rendered obsolete, superseded by SMS, e-mail and Twitter.

Arguably one of the oldest victims of the digital age, telegrams were the fastest communication method from the 19th century.

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Who can really be social on social media?

Much is being said about the sky-high success of Facebook, which is worth more than $100 billion and used by 1/8th of the world’s population. Twitter also recently reached 10 million UK users.

But have you ever really thought about the people who make up the communities on social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter?

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November’s National Novel Writing Month: We’re surrounded by storytellers

THE NATIONAL NOVEL WRITING MONTH will begin on the 1st of November. The annual challenge will transform budding and established writers into hermits in a hurry to heave their words, resulting in a haphazard – or highly skilled – 50,000 word novel by midnight on 30th November.

In fact, we are surrounded by storytellers, many of whom we may not even notice.

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