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How Facebook Is Draining Your Wallet

I know everyone has a scheme to make money, and Facebook is no different. Instead of clogging up my space with ads, why not charge other businesses that are posting for free. Ok, just an idea. Now when choose that you like something, you may be influencing your friends and your friends may be influe…
5 Examples Of The Modern Generation Gap
There never has been a time where "things ain't like it used to be" was more obvious.  Technology has changed so much and so rapidly in the last 30 years that there is a huge generation gap.
Here's some examples:
Study Finds Webpages are Read By People in an F-Shaped Pattern
A new study by usability expert Jakob Nielsen reveals that when webpages are read, we read and scan the text in an F-shape.
Using eyetracking software, he found the first paragraph gets the most attention, making the top horizontal line of the F. The next paragraph only gets half the attention of the…
Always Password Protect Your Wireless Router
Have you ever used a neighbors WiFi connection?  It's considered stealing, much like if you would run an extension cord and plugged into one of their outlets.  If you put it that way, no one would steal a WiFi connection.  If you have a wireless router, you need to put a password…
75-Year-Old Accidentally Shuts Off Armenian Internet
You know how full of rage you get when your favorite website is down or when your Internet connection is acting finicky?
Well, imagine a country-wide outage that lasted for half a day -- all because a 75-year-old woman accidentally clipped the wrong cable.
7 Great April Fool’s Day Pranks on the Internet
It's April Fool's Day today (no, seriously!), which in recent years has morphed into God's gift to the Internet.
Today, sites everywhere are doing their best to prank unsuspecting users, and we'll be the first to admit that we've fallen for a few of them. (Thanks, Google!)
As such, we've pulled togeth…