You know that friend who always seems to be traveling? His latest Facebook album somehow included photos from both Europe and national parks in the American West. His Instagram is littered with exotic selfies and beer-with-a-view shots — don’t even get us started on his Snapchats. He thinks he’s #blessed, but he’s more on the #basic Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/30 9:30am
This isn’t your average business review.
A disgruntled former employee of Explicit Ink Tattoo and Piercing in Fullerton, California uploaded a photo that he claims is of his former boss having sex on the shop couch to the business’s Yelp page.
By Sage Lazzaro 9/29 12:00pm
Social media can be one of the best ways to market your business. Unless, of course, your business is completely illegal.
A Las Vegas man was arrested Friday after he led police straight to his marijuana grow operation by posting weekly grow reports on YouTube. Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/26 9:30am
Learning a new language can be a daunting task, but luckily there’s a number of apps that can help.
While most stick to teaching vocabulary and the basic phrases you’re most likely to use, one app designed to teach English to Japanese students includes a number of interesting idioms.
By Sage Lazzaro 9/25 1:05pm
Apple’s been in the news lately, but little of it has been good.
In the last day, the company has come under fire for a terrible iOS 8, an even worse update that crashed, burned and was pulled hours later, and the fact that its newest phone physically bends if you sit down with it in your pocket. Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/25 11:10am
When Alibaba debuted on the New York Stock Exchange last week, the company’s shares soared.
On last night’s episode of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart dedicated an entire segment to the company’s success. What he was mostly wondering about, though, was what this Chinese company does and why they’re trading in the U.S. Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/25 11:03am
In this so-called tech- bubble of ours, it’s important to make your product stand out. And let’s be honest, publicity tactics like distributing flyers and spamming everyone with poorly-written PR emails isn’t good for anyone.
One London startup got much further by channeling their creativity instead of relying on typical marketing strategies. Dojo — an app that helps users find fun restaurants, popups and events — actually garnered 3,000 downloads in two weeks by handing out personal letters. Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/24 3:25pm
It was only a week ago that iPhone users took to Twitter to complain about iOS 8.
Today, there’s a new trending iOS topic, and it’s no better. Users are tweeting complaints about the assortment of major problems iOS 8.0.1 unleashed on their phones, because in case you haven’t heard, Apple’s first iOS 8 update crashed and burned. In fact, the update caused so many problems that, today — on the same day as its release — Apple pulled iOS 8.0.1. Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/24 1:39pm
Following Emma Watson’s well-received UN speech on gender equality came rumors that the actress’s nude photos had been stolen and would soon be posted online by a 4Chan user. The threat also came after the invasive theft and distribution of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and many others less than a month ago.
Emmayouarenext.com has been hosting a countdown clock, ticking down until the release of Emma Watson’s nude photos. Many had been wondering if the photos actually exist and would be making their debut at the end of the countdown, but it has been confirmed that the whole thing is a hoax. Read More
By Sage Lazzaro 9/19 9:00am
Have you ever run into Oprah, Taylor Swift or Bill Nye the Science Guy? If the answer is “yes,” we have no doubt that you took a selfie and made it your Facebook profile photo for at least six months.
Chances are that you also made it your Tinder picture too, because what gets a conversation going faster than, “WOW is that actually Ice-T from Law and Order SVU in your profile picture???!!!” Read More