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Angus Pearson
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I feel like this is an issue that's not going to go away - and besides, getting a search engine to unindex your content isn't deleting it, it's just making it harder to find - and anyone running their own index could theoretically rediscover the content. The current approach is bending a new medium and instantaneous recall system to be more like it's older, slower and less capable predecessor (namely paper, libraries and news archives etc.) Hopefully in the long run it won't be the search engines, bloggers, journalists or information holders that have to change, to forget, but rather society changing how it views historical information. The information we can get now within minutes isn't much more rich or complete than what we could have found with extensive time consuming research 20 years ago. People's judgement of historical data is too aggressive, and doesn't allow for any decay over time; ultimately I think it's learning to allow for that decay and fade into insignificance of old data that is what will hopefully supersede the need for deletion laws.
 
Circular Galileo icon in case anyone wants it for a desktop launcher on Linux.
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Is there a Wallpaper as well? would love a 16:9 version of this:)
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Best. Mun. Landing. EVER. 07:12 pulling 10Gs and doesn't even care

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Apparently there's now GoPros that can levitate behind your car... #magic  

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+Cameron Pearson +Rory Pearson look what I walked past - Rockstar North. Might even go in and ask about GTA V PC.
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BTW Angus did u know I now have Cameron's old nexus now and he has his white one. SOOOOO much better than crapberries.
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A wild bluescreen appears #BSOD Heathrow T5
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Backpacking in Croatia, Bosnia i Hercegovina, Slovenia and Italy
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It'd be an interesting experiment to have one of these on the ISS flying around with reaction wheels and fans or something to move around.

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A lot of your supposed 'digital natives' have a skill that I would call 'interface intuition' that is an automatic ability to recognise patterns in GUIs on phones, the web and the internet. I've never met a 'digital immigrant' that's had this innate ability to be able to immediately use applications without a bit of help. 

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Basically me right now.
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#uni   #unilife  
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I feel sorry for you because you don't have a dishwasher. Daddy.
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+Cameron Pearson see, GTA > All other video games ever.
 
Grand Theft Auto V's first-day sales surpassed $800 million, putting it well above pace to become the fastest-selling game in history: 
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#gtav   #grandtheftauto   #videogames  
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Another truth from XKCD :D
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Studying Computer Science at the University of Edinburgh. 2011 Arkwright Scholar, also Pangbourne College 2009 D&T Scholar. Speak C, C++, Haskell, PHP (Sorry), HTML, SQL, CSS, Python , Java and English
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    Computer Science, 2013 - present
  • Pangbourne College
    GCSE and A Levels, 2008 - 2013
  • St Neots Prep.
    Common Enterance, 2004 - 2009
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A couple of friends suggested Rigatoni's and it was well worth it - Definitely will come here again
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Ceilingcat ftw
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A bit pricy but worth it for the awesome atmosphere!
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Some of the coolest bars in Edinburgh but not the cheapest place to get a drink.
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