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Luz M Costa
Works at Outsourced Ad Ops
Attended Rutgers University -- Newark
Lives in Parsippany, NJ
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In Dominican Republic, Haitians are seen as rats, useful for cheap labor, much like Mexicans are viewed in the U.S.
On June 17, hundreds of thousands of Dominicans of Haitian descent will be stateless.
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Same thing like French sees north Africans.
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Trying out CodeSwarm asap.  Wish me luck! :)

http://codeswarm.com/?ref=Hrt25
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Being a poet is hard work.
I want readers, and I am not ashamed to actively seek them.
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Today is going to rock.  This past week beats all of last month.  @CharlesBivona, the #njpoet, will be showing us a whole new side of himself on Jackie's Joke Hunt on the Howard Stern Network!!
 
+Charles Bivona goes on "Jackie the Joke Hunt" show tonight on the Howard Stern network tonight at 7PM! Tune in on SiriusFM 101
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I can listen to Douglas Crockford all day. Here's him talking about event loops. Have fun!  :)  #javascript    #development
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Right on.
All day, every day, on Facebook, on Twitter, people say...
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Wow.  What a beautiful statement! #Brazil #art #streetart
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Got my invitation to Jolicloud 2 beta! I've been following this company for years, and I love what they're doing with this app. #housewarming
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Jolicloud is the new computing platform built around your life in the cloud. Jolicloud is the home for your most precious content.
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I had to share this, too moved to keep it to myself.
The U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration will end its formal relationship with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers in late 2015, with ICANN developing a new global governance model, the agency said Friday. The NTIA plans to let its contract with ICANN to operate key domain-name functions expire in September 2015, while requiring the organization to develop a new global Internet governance model, NTIA...
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I'm officially old.  Et tu, #technology ?
 
Trending Tweens: How Kids are Using Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you one of those folks that balks at the concept of a 13 year old kid with a cell phone? Well, then prepare for some shocks. Almost 50 percent of the girls between the ages of 6 to 12 have their own smartphones. And if the "smartphone use" of these tech savvy tweens electrify you, their social networking habits probably will. According to below infographic from +FPgirl by FashionPlaytes , Nearly 8 out of 10 kids (12 to 17 years old) use social networking sites and a whopping 95 percent use internet.

The below infographic also contain some advice for parents that Where is your tween spending her time online? And are there risks to using social networking at such a young age? What can you do to make social networking safer for your kids?

Pin it: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/381539399653441540/

For complete infographic: http://about.fashionplaytes.com/tweens-go-social-kids-using-social-media/
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Web Developer, Social Media Coordinator, Project Manager, Editor
Employment
  • Outsourced Ad Ops
    Developer, 2013 - present
  • dtw Marketing Research Group
    Web Programmer / Analyst, 2011 - 2013
  • Robert Half International
    Web Dev, SM, & SEO, 2011 - 2012
  • Pearson PLC
    Editorial Assistant, 2009 - 2011
  • To and Fro Productions, Inc.
    Production Office Coordinator, 2005 - 2007
  • The Wight Foundation
    ISEE/SSAT Math Instructor, 2007 - 2007
  • Rutgers University -- Newark
    ADA Facilitator, 2007 - 2009
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Parsippany, NJ
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Newark, NJ - Garfield, NJ - Clifton, NJ - Prospect Park, NJ - Passaic, NJ - Paterson, NJ - Puerto Rico - Dominican Republic
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Introduction

Hi.  Building an online identity while working a 9-to-5 is exhausting.  But I’m not complaining.  I love developing on a giant database of marketing materials with complex layers of meta data to manipulate and present to the users in morsels of searchable goodness! ...Ahem.  I'm getting ahead of myself, I see. :)

Anyway, then I get to come home to the Active Voice, a seedling company @CharlesBivona and I started in 2009 in an effort to combine his doctorate-level knowledge and my passion for the free, globally public stage: the Internet.  We take our knowledge and share it with other creatives, leveraging our collective voices through social media for one cause: building a more connected human community.


My foci are web development, UX/UI, content, digital learning, and project management. I guess I just love organizing information.


All that doesn't leave time for much else, but I somehow put together a site of my own.  You can view my experiments at http://luzmcosta.com.

Bragging rights
I have the eyes and ears of thousands through the sites I manage. CharlesBivona.com is @CharlesBivona and my brain child receiving hundreds, sometimes thousands, of visitors per day, tens to hundreds of new Twitter followers every week through the @CharlesBivona handle. At once, I'm a web developer using jQuery, PHP, and HTML5 on a fairly massive SQL database. ...Oh, and my work is my play. I don't think most people get to say that and mean it. ;)
Education
  • Rutgers University -- Newark
    English, Theatre Arts & Non-Profit Management
  • Garfield High School
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