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City Times

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City Times

The news site of San Diego City College

City Times

Find your summer lover online

J. Rae Chipera May 15, 2013

Social media is no longer just a life blogging methodology, but a way to date online. It’s becoming a social norm for everyone, not just the socially awkward. However, online dating raises concerns...

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Security finally matters to Twitter

J. Rae Chipera May 13, 2013

An unwritten rule of social media is that unless a problem affects powerful people, it doesn’t matter. While other sites have two-step authentication to make their networks secure, Twitter’s...

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Photos unsafe on Facebook, again

J. Rae Chipera April 29, 2013

Facebook stalkers can now be more efficient, as a new app takes advantage of users who don’t constantly police their privacy settings. Is the existence of one app evidence of others? “Photos...

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Goodbye Constitution

J. Rae Chipera April 29, 2013

America: home of the free and land of the brave? Not anymore.In Southern California, even if one does not leave the U.S., it is inevitable that a driver will pass through a border patrol checkpoint; whereupon,...

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Guns don’t shoot people; mental instability shoots people

J. Rae Chipera April 15, 2013

On Friday, Feb. 8, convicted sex offender Adrian Thorsby, 49, was sentenced for firing a 20-gauge shot gun through the living room window of a house in which children were playing. In what country did...

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Vojin Joksimovich, PhD spoke about a nuclear Iran and its meaning with respect to the United States at San Diego City College on Wednesday, Mar. 20.

Apocalypse soon, or just nuclear power?

J. Rae Chipera April 15, 2013

As Iran enriches uranium, some Western officials act as though the nuclear apocalypse is approaching, fearing North Korean aid to the Iranian program. Meanwhile, the president of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad,...

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Google+: Destroying search results?

J. Rae Chipera March 12, 2013

Google+ seems to be a sociological mistake overall, but there are a few features that make the social media platform worth using.“Hangouts,” a way to chat face-to-face over a long distance...

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New Blackboard gets mixed reviews

J. Rae Chipera March 12, 2013

With the adoption of a social media-style atmosphere, the new Blackboard has some users praising the developers, while irregularities from the software update have others wanting to scrape their fingernails...

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