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Social media and engineers: Live with it, OK?

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yalanand
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yalanand   2/24/2011 2:01:48 PM
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Brian Fuller, Thanks for the article, because of this article I came across some pretty cool sites. Thanks again.

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Luis Sanchez   2/23/2011 10:06:23 PM
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That's right... social media is catching up with us engineers. But I think the reason why is that being sit in front of a computer screen removes a part of the social interaction and thus makes us think we're still working and doing some engineering stuff. And the fact that the internet allow it to address a broader audience makes us think of it like an OpAmp amplifier doesn't it? Social Engineering perhaps :-)

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lcovey   2/23/2011 2:33:45 AM
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Brian, this is the definitive commentary on the subject. Well Done.

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