Digital Surgeons’ infographic on Facebook v. Twitter shows some interesting things about the profiles of typical users, and how the services are used, including: Facebook is much bigger, and people use it far more often, updating their status way more than most Twitter users do; More people are likely to follow (or like) a brand […]
Man, I fucking hate the holidays. I realize this is so tired to say this, but sometimes life requires that you be tired. Because the only thing you can write is just so damn tired. Every year, after the holidays, I am faced with an annual quandary: do I go ahead let loose — use […]
Comic Sans Criminal instructs people on how to use the worst typeface ever invented, Comic Sans. Which means, basically never. (Sadly, this resource arrives a little bit too late to save Dan Gilbert from himself, but we’ll take it anyway.)
High on the success of Basketball Wives, VH-1 decides to launch sister shows Football Wives, Baseball Wives, Hockey Wives, and Curling Wives, with varying levels of success. In order to more accurately reflect the content of their shows, the Real Housewives franchise will rename its properties as follows: The Real Short Sales of Orange County, […]
Confused about what net neutrality means? Know somebody who is? Theopeninter.net provides a really simple explanation of the basic issues at stake with net neutrality, using pictures to explain things to people who are less familiar with the convoluted ways of the interwebs. Admittedly, there are far more complexities involved than are discussed on the […]
Let’s talk about blog giveaways today, shall we? They are becoming more and more popular, and the rules for compensation more and more vague. Some bloggers are being paid huge sums of cash to run giveaways on their blogs, while others are expected to promote giveaways on multiple social media platforms without even the offer […]
I think it goes without saying I don’t sew. Or drink. But if I did either one, I’d definitely want this pincushion.
I saw this Sjovik Buffet at Ikea a few weeks back. For Ikea, it’s on the more expensive side (retail is $429), but in person it looks really nice and I think it could easily pass as a much higher priced item that you’d see at an upscale mid century modern place. The finish is […]
When she was a child, her parents would dress her up in branded clothing from the university where they had met. They would take her along to football games, on pilgrimages back to the campus that she began to think of as a holy land of sorts, littered as it was with beer cups and […]
This Octopus shower caddy is far more interesting than just the usual wire frame model, if you ask me.