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From the most useful apps and games to those frivolous timewasters and guilty pleasures
With the launch of St John's Ambulance "Rescue Run" game - an app that could potentially save your life - we count down our pick of Facebook's many apps and games, some useful and some... well... perhaps less so. We can't be productive all the time, right?
Additional reporting by Verity Burns
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The computer industry should stop using jargon rubbish that many do not understand, for example,
PC, is it a Parish Council, Police Constable, Personal Crisis.
If they say it means "Personal Computer", what makes a computer personal ?
My computers at home are like the ones found in many offices, are the office ones PC as well.
So we now have a "Desktop PC" which is usually on the floor, not on a desk, a "Laptop" also called a "Notebook Computer" which is usually used on a desktop or tabletop.
Then the handheld ones, surely all should be called PC's if that is the industries choice ?
Facebook is a limited company which aims to raise funds for it's shareholders, a business not just a "Social Networking Site" as frequently claimed, but trying to look clever by attempting to redesign the English Language, does them no favours.
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