Monthly Archive: October 2012

Has Social Media Turned You Into A Zombie? – Infographic 0

Has Social Media Turned You Into A Zombie? – Infographic

Social media is great — it lets us have digital fun with friends, connects us with new people and quickly learn about the world beyond our backlit screens. With so much interesting content, sometimes it gets a little hard to peel our eyes and brains away from our tablets, laptops...

Facebook confirms it is scanning your private messages for links to increase Like counters – The Next Web 2

Facebook confirms it is scanning your private messages for links to increase Like counters – The Next Web

Facebook confirms it is scanning your private messages for links to increase Like counters – The Next Web. Yesterday I spotted a video submitted to Hacker News by the Polish startup Killswitch.me that clearly showed sending a link in a Facebook private message increases the Like counter on the link’s...

Sorry China, Apple no longer wants Siri to help you find prostitutes – The Next Web 0

Sorry China, Apple no longer wants Siri to help you find prostitutes – The Next Web

Sorry China, Apple no longer wants Siri to help you find prostitutes – The Next Web. Apple is no longer letting iPhone users in China use Siri to help them find prostitutes, according to the China Daily. Previously, users were able to find escorts by simply asking the service “Where...

Double Rainbow Shines in NYC After Superstorm Sandy 0

Double Rainbow Shines in NYC After Superstorm Sandy

Double Rainbow Shines in NYC After Superstorm Sandy. And after the storm, a rainbow. A double rainbow, actually. Kurt Wilberding, a fashion and street photographer, snapped this Instagram photo in lower Manhattan, after Superstorm Sandy made its way through New York City. Sandy ravaged the Eastern Seaboard Monday night, leaving...

Simplest Brands of 2012: Google, Apple, Nokia, Yahoo 0

Simplest Brands of 2012: Google, Apple, Nokia, Yahoo

Simplest Brands of 2012: Google, Apple, Nokia, Yahoo. Siegel+Gale has released its third annual Global Brand Simplicity Index (PDF) and the results are as interesting as ever. The firm surveyed more than 6,000 people in seven countries across three continents and found the following results: Google took first place on...

The Realities Of Running A Food Truck – Infographic 0

The Realities Of Running A Food Truck – Infographic

Oh food trucks, since when did you start popping up on every corner of every town across America? I know you’re delicious, I know you’re convenient, but sometimes I like my air conditioning. Mobile eateries started popping up in my hometown, Austin, five or six years ago. Since then there...