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Study Suggests Negative Effects from Social Media

Study Suggests Negative Effects from Social Media

09/01/2014 • Yet another study on social media has found that most social networks might not have a great influence on the lives of most people. MIT

In-App Search Doesn't Work As Well As It Should

In-App Search Doesn’t Work As Well As It Should

08/29/2014 • According to Search Engine Land, In-App Search is attempting to become a search engine for applications. It's good in theory, but not so much in

Australians Can Use New Technology to Shop

Australians Can Use New Technology to Shop

08/28/2014 • Australian shoppers should be excited, because some new technology aims to make the shopping experience easier and better than ever. According to Mashable, some retailers and

How Uber Has Been Sabotaging Lyft

How Uber Has Been Sabotaging Lyft

08/27/2014 • You might have heard the rumor that Uber workers have been sabotaging the competition - Lyft. The Verge went into more detail about how Uber tries

Personal Shopper App Makes Shopping Easier Than Ever

Personal Shopper App Makes Shopping Easier Than Ever

08/26/2014 • Looking for a useful app? Check out one that helps you shop! According to Quartz, PS Dept is basically a personal shopper on your phone. "The

Why Amazon Bought Twitch

Why Amazon Bought Twitch

08/26/2014 • If you're wondering why Amazon bought Twitch, Re/Code recently explained it. Basically, it comes down to a "video audience that’s deeply engaged, and a media

Expect New Algorithms to Change Your Twitter Feed

Expect New Algorithms to Change Your Twitter Feed

08/25/2014 • If you have noticed that your Twitter mobile app has been filled with tweets from people you don't know, you have Facebook to blame for that.

Going Viral Takes Hard Work and Some Luck

Going Viral Takes Hard Work and Some Luck

08/25/2014 • Trying to go viral with your content? As you have probably noticed by now, it's hard work and it's not all within your control. Wired

Your Posts to Secret Are Not Anonymous to Hackers

Your Posts to Secret Are Not Anonymous to Hackers

08/22/2014 • If you use the Secret app, you might want to know that your posts are not so secret after all. As Wired recently reported, hackers