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On May 19, Reddit user branch455, posted this request on a thread about helping people cross things off their bucket lists: “I want to see my son graduate from high school. Don’t have the resources to travel the 300 miles. Graduates Friday May 30th.” Troy Branch said he didn’t have enough money to travel from

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1. You’re probably not addicted to the internet. giphy.com Most of what’s described as “internet addiction” is actually other addictions – to gambling or video games – that just happen to take place online. While “problematic internet use” is a real thing, feeling addicted to the internet could just be your sense of a strong

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Internet expert, Snowden opens up and reveals what he thinks of the web.  (CNN) — Traitor or patriot? Low-level systems analyst or highly trained spy? Source CNN.- Slammed by top U.S. government officials and facing espionage charges in the United States, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden described how he sees himself during an

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OpenSSL’s founder will announce a $50,000-per-year donation sponsorship from the Chinese IT company Huawei, Luo Hongyao, Smartisan CEO, announces the launch of his company’s T1 cell phone earlier this month in Beijing. chinadaily.com.cn / Via China Daily In the wake of last month’s massive Heartbleed security flaw, Chinese tech companies have stepped up and are

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Samsung’s biggest challenge isn’t deciding what to add to its new smartphones, but figuring out what to leave off. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Its latest flagship phone, the Galaxy S5, is still busy and scattered. But the Galaxy S5 shows that Samsung (SSNLF) is beginning to take a more cautious and thoughtful approach than with its

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Facebook goes beyond ‘male’ and ‘female’ with new gender options (CNN) — You don’t have to be strictly a man or a woman on Facebook anymore.. In a nod to the “it’s complicated” sexual identities of many of its users, the social network on Thursday added a third “custom” gender option for people’s profiles. In

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From CBSNews.com How to find a Job online? Clark Walker got a job through Instagram. Sarah Salbu got her job through Twitter. I got this job through blogging. Can you get a job through social media? Maybe. I’m going to be straight — it’s not the all-purpose job hunting solution that some of have made

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Posting porn on Twitter, possible? (CNN) — Twitter has officially banned pornographic content on Vine, its year-old social-video service. The company announced the changes to its rules and terms of service on Thursday and will begin enforcing them immediately. Just days after Vine’s official launch in January of last year, reports surfaced about the presence

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 Fan Pages VS Facebook Groups! Nowadays every business should create some sort of decent Social media presence and Facebook out of any doubt is the place to go. That’s why I decided to write about this important Facebook related subject today. Big majority of businesses use Fan Pages to represent their company on Facebook. In

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The Things that Google knows about you. Prompted by some Customers questions and concerns about, Google privacy issues, here’s a short list of what Google knows about you: The web pages you visit: (AdSense & Doubleclick, Chrome) The pages you like: (+1) The blogs, newsletters and news sources you read: (Google Reader) Your banking information:

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