The content policy doesn’t clearly define what is adult content. Will blogs that feature erotic romance, for example, be affected by Google’s new policy? Or is it just “porn” and if so, what is “porn?”
If your blog is on the Blogger platform, now might be a good time to look into a wordpress.com site. The Next Web
Oh wait. Maybe I will use it because in the winter, it is hard to advance a page when wearing gloves and I could nod to the right to go forward. Hmmm.
Anyway, the new technology uses the front facing camera to send commands to the phone. Simply move your head to swipe left or right. VentureBeat
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In Pictures: The Taksim Square Book Club – This is the perfect way to end the week, particularly this week. There is political unrest in Turkey and some of the altercations has been violent. However, Turkish performance artist Erdem Gunduz began to change this by standing in Taksim Square, Instabul, silently for eight hours.
Inspired by Gunduz other Turkish residents have taken to non violent protests in a manner that has been dubbed The Taksim Square Book Club. Take a look. Al Jazeera English
British Rowing Team Strips Down To Fight Homophobia – One more link to visit for the day. I promise this will be good. Can’t you tell by the title? The British Rowing Team has been posing nude for a calendar for four years, inspired by the Full Monty, perhaps, and giving the proceeds to charity. This year, their calendar proceeds are going to a group that combats homophobia and bullying. Buzzfeed
What’s even greater to me is that the rowers are a mix of gay and straight men who have no problem getting naked together because you truly can lead by example.
Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She self publishes NA and contemporaries (and publishes with Berkley and Montlake) and spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty.
You can reach Jane by email at jane @ dearauthor dot com