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An Introvert’s Guide To Thanksgiving

An Introvert’s Guide To Thanksgiving

Ben Delanoy November 21, 2017 0

Thanksgiving can be a time for welcomed visitors or stress-inducing chaos, whether your dinners involve out-of-state family, distant relatives (what’s that cousin’s name again?) or crazy neighbors. Your holiday plans may also

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Instagram Is Expected to Reach One Billion Users in 2018

Instagram Is Expected to Reach One Billion Users in 2018

Ben Delanoy November 13, 2017 0

When Instagram was acquired by Facebook in 2012 for $1 billion, it had 30 million users. Five years later, in September 2017, Instagram announced 800 million monthly active and 500 million daily

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Twitter Doubles Character Limit for Everyone

Twitter Doubles Character Limit for Everyone

Ben Delanoy November 8, 2017 0

After testing its plan to double tweet word counts with select users, Twitter has officially rolled out the change to all users, bringing the new max total to 280. Twitter’s decision to implement the new

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Social Media Is “Dividing” & “Manipulating” Us

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Social Media Is “Dividing” & “Manipulating” Us

Ben Delanoy November 2, 2017 0

Apple CEO Tim Cook may well be delighted by the reaction to his company’s shiny new iPhone, but the tech leader is less than impressed with platform-owning social media and advertising companies. Most of

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Twitter Will Reportedly Expand Its 280-Character Limit To All Users Within Days

Twitter Will Reportedly Expand Its 280-Character Limit To All Users Within Days

Ben Delanoy November 1, 2017 0

In late September, Twitter announced that it would slowly be rolling out a new feature — double the number of characters for certain accounts. While going from 140 to 280 characters is certainly

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My Picks For The 100 Scariest Movies of All Time

My Picks For The 100 Scariest Movies of All Time

Ben Delanoy October 31, 2017 0

100. ERASERHEAD (1977) David Lynch set a very clear tone for the terror to come with his 1977 debut film, Eraserhead. From the moment he introduces the industrial dreamscape in which protagonist Henry

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Instagram Now Lets You Choose Who Can Comment On Your Posts

Instagram Now Lets You Choose Who Can Comment On Your Posts

Ben Delanoy September 27, 2017 0

For the better part of the last year, Instagram has introduced new tools intended to keep the social media platform a “safe and positive place for self-expression” by allowing users to filter out

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Tim Ferriss’s New Book Shares Life Advice from Incredibly Successful People

Tim Ferriss’s New Book Shares Life Advice from Incredibly Successful People

Ben Delanoy September 18, 2017 0

The life-hacking author has penned a number of books on living your best life, which led to an incredibly popular podcast and a TV show. The next book Ferriss is releasing

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How To Help Pets After A Disaster

How To Help Pets After A Disaster

Ben Delanoy August 30, 2017 0

After Hurricane Harvey battered Texas and Louisiana, residents are rushing to recover yet facing catastrophic rain, flooding and evacuations. While many residents headed for safety with their pets in tow, plenty

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Google Officially Introduces Android Oreo

Google Officially Introduces Android Oreo

Ben Delanoy August 22, 2017 0

Android users, rejoice: Android Oreo is officially here. Officially introduced by Google yesterday, the new operating system is largely an incremental update that focuses on speed and security improvements. There are, however, a number

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The Dying Benefits Of Writing By Hand

The Dying Benefits Of Writing By Hand

Ben Delanoy August 18, 2017 0

A number of states are now requiring the teaching of cursive in schools, a revival encouraged by educators, researchers, parents and politicians. And it’s a good thing. While typing and digital

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The Basic Difference Between Constructive And Destructive Criticism As A Creative

The Basic Difference Between Constructive And Destructive Criticism As A Creative

Ben Delanoy August 18, 2017 0

Being a creative person is hard. The reason being that you will always hate your earlier work because of your constant need for evolution. You want to be better, better than,

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