” Jon I am going to be your co pilot on this trip but you will do the flying to the cottage.” Grandpa Jack said. So that was what Jon did, he learned a lot about the wind and how it was a huge factor when flying you couldn’t fly if the winds were too strong or not strong enough, that type of thing. Jon loved flying he felt weightless even though he was strapped in tight.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My Profile”It’s a way for marketers to increase the visibility of certain stories that show up in News Feed,” Jim Squires, a member of Facebook’s product marketing team, told the Financial Post.Facebook said the feature will allow advertisers to amplify word of mouth recommendations that Facebook friends are already making. The feature will only apply to Facebook Places check ins for now, but there are plans to extend it to ads placed on the Marketplace app, as well.Companies using Sponsored Stories at launch include Coca Cola, Levi’s, Bud Light, Amnesty International, Women for Women and the Alzheimer’s Association.Facebook said there are no plans to show the ads outside of the Facebook website.As with previous features Facebook has introduced, Sponsored Stories will be turned on by default, but users can adjust their privacy settings to prevent their updates from appearing in ads.Facebook recently disabled a controversial new feature that would allow app developers to access some users’ mobile phone numbers and addresses if given users’ permission.In 2009, Facebook also shut down Beacon, an application that broadcast users’ activities, including purchases, on other websites to their Facebook friends. The feature was in place for nearly two years before being shut down because of privacy complaints.Do you think there are too many ads on Facebook? Would you want your Facebook activity to be displayed as Facebook ads? Let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
GT Bicycles, Inc. Is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of mid to premium priced mountain and juvenile BMX bicycles sold under the Company’s GT(R), Powerlite(R), Robinson(R) and Dyno(R) brand names. The Company’s Riteway Products distribution network is a leading distributor of the Company’s bicycles, parts and accessories, as well as parts and accessories of other manufacturers, to independent bicycle dealers..