Xbox Live is experiencing some troubles at the moment. Users aren't able to sign-in to their accounts, and having some issues connecting to matchmaking. Xbox's Major Nelson has addressed the issue, and Microsoft is actively working on...Show More Summary
We seriously have no idea what @TpTonyW's deal is, other than that he claims to be from Moncton, New Brunswick and seems to be involved in a lot of criminal activities. He's also foulmouthed, racist, homophobic, and sexist. He tweets in spurts, and rapid-fire—97 times in one day, recently. And he's tweeting to nobody. Read more...
The total number of building permits issued across the U.S. in February 2014, represented a month-over-month decline of 6 percent after accounting for seasonal variability. The month-over-month decline was consistent between the commercial...Show More Summary
A five-Tweet takedown of Bitcoin from the NYU Stern School of Business economist Nouriel Roubini: Apart from a base 4 criminal activities, Bitcoin is not a currency as it is not a unit of account or a means of payments or store of value —...Show More Summary
Social media is the number one time waster online activity with Americans spending an average of 37 minutes per day, according to
It's been a monster year for the photo-sharing app Instagram, which introduced its first ads and doubled its user base, now hitting about 180 million active users. Not all of our favorite tech titans have Instagram accounts (we're looking...Show More Summary
Japan’s ministry of defense posted their account of Chinese aircraft operating in the East China Sea. Japan has been scrambling jets sometimes several times a day in response, though in fairness, there was just a single episode of China intruding on Japanese airspace, above the contested Senkaku Islands. Chinese state media is pressuring the Japanese […]
The ICSP compliance application was a dull piece of software. Instead of managing Active Directory with one of the many off-the-shelf packages, this was built in-house, and helped the sysadmins manage user accounts, permissions and access. Show More Summary
Accounts based on documents supplied by Edward J. Snowden say images — many sexually explicit — were collected from Yahoo users, even those not suspected of illegal activity.
By Ben DeGrow, greeleytribune.com Union leaders are actively challenging school principals’ newfound authority to keep the worst teachers out of their classrooms.
That is, assuming you already bought them. If you own a digital copy of one of Disney's 400 "active" titles on iTunes, you can link your iTunes account with this new service and stream your movies on your iPod, iPad or iPhone for free...Show More Summary
Mobile is having a huge impact on the travel industry, and that shouldn't come as such a surprise. Travel is the ultimate mobile activity. While mobile travel booking still lags research, mobile is expected to account for more than 25% of total U.S. Show More Summary
WeChat (and Weixin, its Chinese version) is one of WhatsApp’s greatest global competitors. With a combined 272 million monthly active users, it surpassed 100 million user accounts outside China in August last year.... Keep reading ?
It's not a topic we discuss often here, but if you're active online, you may (or may not, ultimately) be concerned with how your data is handled after you die. On Facebook, accounts can be "memorialized" by a friend or family member, with some data...
by Allen Amabisca of Washington County, Oregon. Allen is a candidate for Washington County Commission Chair. He recently retired from Intel, where he worked in finance and accounting, and he has been actively involved in civic issues for years as a member of the Hillsboro School Board and an officer with a local farmland conservation group. Show More Summary
The live video streaming platform Ustream is offering citizen journalists the opportunity to apply for free pro accounts and publicity for any innovative use of video for breaking news, activism, and social good. Ustream has recently supported three live channels broadcasting from Ukraine's #EuroMaidan protests, including the popular channel Spilno.tv....
Instagram is still known mainly for its photos. However, its 15-second videos definitely leave a mark. While Instagram videos are easy enough to make, they can easily become boring or overdone, and after the initial wave of activity, Instagram videos have become somewhat rare. Show More Summary
An extremist court equated social media activity with adultery.
Twitter isn’t just about breaking news and serious stuff, there’s plenty of fun and other light-hearted activities to be found (see: 10 brilliant and barmy Twitter accounts you should know about),... Keep reading ?
Kickstarter accounts were hacked Wednesday night, the crowdfunding service website has announced. While Kickstarter claims no credit card data was accessed and that only two accounts had unauthorized activity, management (and good sense) suggests you...