A Vox article shows you how to better understand the Internet via forty maps. Some of the information is truly stunning, like who has the world’s best overall broadband speeds. http://www.vox.com/a/internet-maps#list-16
From Saikat Basu at MakeUseOf: Would it be wrong to assume that we fret more over our Facebook profile and status updates than with the same things on LinkedIn? At least, I think I do. This made me wonder because if social media has turned us into digital narcissists, then we should be building up our […]
Aaron Crouch writes in MakeUseOf: It’s one thing to use Evernote, but it’s entirely another thing to master Evernote. If you’re new to Evernote, I don’t want to come across like it’s something complicated – it’s not, in fact, it’s the complete opposite. But there is a lot to Evernote – more than most of […]
Psychologist Dr. Craig Malkin reports in the Huffington Post: One of my clients, Lisa, 25, a socially anxious software engineer, hadn’t been to a party, let alone on a date, in months. She was far too busy racking up points on a new online multiplayer game. “I’m lonely most of the time, she confessed “but […]
Today’s Tip of the Week concerns yesterday’s news that Google will be shutting down its popular Google Reader service in July. Google Reader is a RSS aggregator/news feeder that allows you to subscribe to various news information sites RSS feeds. For example, instead of having to go to the New York Times or The State, […]
From MakeUseOf: It’s so embarrassing. Here I am, a contributor at MakeUseOf with a background in data security, and I’m about to tell you how my Skype account got hacked. Not years ago before I became aware of the various threats and the signs that an intrusion had occurred, but recently. Just last Christmas.
From Ars Technica: Google has announced that Google Reader, its RSS aggregation system, will be turned off on July 1st. Citing years of declining usage, Reader is one of several victims of the advertising giant’s periodic “spring cleaning.” The Reader RSS platform had a popular Web front-end, and was also used to provide behind-the-scenes support […]
Animated GIF Files (GIF stands for Graphics Interchange Format) have been around since the late 1980’s. This article shows that they have made a major comeback as a way to show news and pop culture events.
You might think the image above is some sort of gimmick, inside joke, or ancient alien message, (it might be all three to you) but believe it or not that cow is carrying valuable information. This cow holds the key to unlocking the mysteries of… dairy farming. Yes, you guessed it.The wave of the future […]
New Hampshire is looking to become one of several states that allows an executor of an estate the ability to control the digital presence of the deceased estate holder.