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AM NetCom – Do you know?

Here comes our week 2 DYK blog post. How much do you got this time?

1. Preferred news source:
About half of all adult Twitter users and adult Facebook users, in America, said they consume news mainly through these social media platforms on mobile devices.
Quick facts: Twitter title of most followed person belongs to Katy Perry, followed by Justin Bieber, which places Lady Gaga on the third. President Barack Obama ranks the fourth.

2. The time has come for New Yorkers!
Election Day is today. Polling places are opening from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Voting materials are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean and Bengali.

3. Virgin America’s safety video now a YouTube hit
Virgin airlines found a much better way to deliver flight safety content to passengers: a musical video, which has now become a YouTube hit. Virgin America launched this fun and engaging buckling-a-seat video last week, having more than 4 million views up till now.

4. Pikpukism religion in tech world?
There is a religion called Pikpukism that believes God is an alien software program and that by 2035, human minds will be transferred to computer chips

5. This week Clinic: Presented by Microsoft and NetCom Learning!
A free all day Clinic dedicated to providing information on the migration and deployment of Microsoft’s Windows 7, Windows 8 and Office 365 will he held tomorrow, Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at Microsoft Corporation offices (1290 Avenue of the Americas ). The event will be from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. More information is at: http://www.netcomlearning.com/webinars/11221/Windows-and-Office-365-Migration-Clinic-l-November-2013-l-NYC-training.html?WebinarID=223