Do you find yourself staring at Facebook or Twitter all the time? Just because you’re using social media, doesn’t necessarily mean you’re being social… Even worse, those sites your browser likes to call home might not be as friendly as you think. What if social networks and tech companies actually told you the truth? While… Continue reading Support Our New Web Comic and the Fight Against Social Media Injustice
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Many of us use Google Chrome for our Internet browsing, yet it isn’t always perfect. Sometimes you open a YouTube video and it starts acting funny, or you go to a webpage that just doesn’t want to load. And, despite our continuing quest to cure the Too Many Tabs syndrome plaguing millions of users, too… Continue reading Chromedictable: Google Chrome has Crashed [COMIC]
As high traffic sites that constantly get overloaded, social networks often experience quite a bit of downtime, potentially leading to famous 404 “page not found” errors like the Twitter fail whale. But sometimes the error isn’t caused by the actual site, it’s caused by you! So the next time you catch an error scrolling through… Continue reading What if Social Network 404 ‘Page Not Found’ Errors Told the Truth?
Lots of jokes have surfaced recently suggesting that most followers on Twitter are either fake, robots, spammers or some other entity which doesn’t actually read anybody’s tweets. Is this really true? Maybe, because Twitter has taken a step to try and bring more authenticity back to the art of the follow: it banned any auto-following… Continue reading How Many Followers do You Really Have on Twitter?
Sites like Facebook have become a haven for prying eyes ranging from profile stalkers to government officials like the NSA. You never know who is watching these days. Is there even such a thing as privacy on social media anymore? Well, take charge of your Facebook account today with four easy steps toward seizing back… Continue reading How to Control Your Privacy on Facebook [COMIC]
Every time I hear a press announcement these days I get a sense of déjà vu, as if I’ve heard the news before. Maybe that’s because heralded features like hashtags on Facebook and video support on Instagram were expected for a long time. Or maybe it’s because all these new features are pretty old and… Continue reading Back to the Social Future [COMIC]
Have you ever dropped your smartphone? The more expensive the phone, the harder the fall. What were you thinking about, if anything, when it happened? I’ve actually dropped every phone I’ve ever owned on several occasions. I’ve seen some of my cherished devices take dives into puddles of water or, even worse, shatter into a… Continue reading The 4 Emotional States of Dropping Your Cell Phone [COMIC]