Art & Design, Internet »

[9 Feb 2012 | 4 Comments | ]
We Don’t Copy Apple’s iPhone & iPad Designs!

Apple has had a great impact on the design of mobile phones and tablets through the iPhone & the iPad.

Sometimes pictures speak louder than words. It was not that long ago that you could walk into a “cellphone” store and find some hundred varieties of phones that all looked completely different. Flip phones, slide out phones, long keyboards, no keyboards and so on. Apple has already disrupted the computer industry, the music industry, mobile industry and perhaps soon the TV industry, but in doing so, they have also become a leader in design. See for yourself.

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Internet, Social Media »

[3 Feb 2012 | 13 Comments | ]
How Do I Get a Pinterest Invite?

How do I get a Pinterest Invite?
So people have been asking. This Pinterest thing seems to be the newest fad and Pinterest growing pretty fast. How can I get an invite so I can try it out or at least figure out if it is something worthwhile?

Here are two quick ways to do it!

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Internet, Social Media »

[2 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Twitter to Censor Tweets by Country – You be Quiet!

Twitter has announced through it’s blog that it could “reactively withhold content from users in a specific country”. Basically, Twitter is saying it has the right to remove content if it is against the laws of a particular country or if needed by special request…

So the question is…
Is upholding Freedom of Speech important enough to break local laws?

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Internet, Social Media »

[30 Jan 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Pinterest Moving up the Social Media Ranks

Pinterest is a clever social bookmarketing site where users can “pin up” pictures and snippets of interest from all around the web…
Pinterest has been growing rapidly, increasing 400% just in the last quarter…
Check out the Pinterest Statistics Infographic!

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Internet, Video »

[23 Jan 2012 | 4 Comments | ]
YouTube: Is it Possible to Watch 4 Billion Views a day?

How many videos do you watch in a week?

How many times have you gone to youtube to watch 1 video and ended up watching 7?

Google confirmed that YouTube is now averaging 4 BILLION views per day. Also about 60 hours of video is uploaded into the site, every MINUTE.

That is an insane about of videos…

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Internet, Social Media »

[9 Jan 2012 | 9 Comments | ]
Who has Access to Your Facebook? Clean it in 1 Minute.

Do you know who has access to your Facebook? Your Twitter? To your Google Account?

What Apps, Programs, Websites have you given access to over time that you have forgotten about?

You may be surprised how many apps have access to your account!

It’s a new year! Go CLEAN IT UP!

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Video »

[24 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Improv Everywhere – Mall Santa Musical

Christmas Musical at the Mall

Merry Christmas Everyone! A little Holiday Post for you all! For all your Musical Lovers and Improv Everywhere lovers… check out this heart warming spontaneous musical at a New Jersey Mall. Who doesn’t enjoy random musicals breaking out at the mall? This one centers around sitting on Santa’s lap.

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Internet »

[15 Dec 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
Top 10 Fastest Rising Google Searches in 2011

Google Releases Zeitgeist 2011 Search Statistics

Google has released it’s Zeitgeist 2011 statistics. Google Zeitgeist highlights the top search trends of the year. I also see it as a snapshot into our culture because it really highlights recent fads, what sparks our interest and what grabbed the most attention…

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Internet, Social Media »

[1 Dec 2011 | One Comment | ]
Top 3 Shared Stories on Facebook 2011: Media & Parenting

Most Shared Media Stories on Facebook
Facebook released the top 40 Most Share Stories on Facebook of 2011. It’s list dominated by Yahoo and CNN stories ranging from stories about light-hearted articles of babies and dogs to more serious topics such as the Japanese Quake and Steve Jobs…

Since we are a media site, we wanted to list below a few notable and well written articles related to MEDIA as well as Parenting. We’ve provided an excerpt so you can get a feel for the article before clicking through… Check it out!

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Advertising, News »

[29 Nov 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales Hits New Records

Online Shopping for Black Friday once again broke all previous records with sales of $816 million, up 26% compared to 2010.

Thanksgiving Day (November 24th) which traditionally is a low sales day, saw a 18% increase in sales to $479 million.

Cyber Monday is estimated to have produced $1.25 billion dollars in sales (according to ComScore), up 22% from Cyber Monday 2010 which also was a record at the time.

It’s final. Forget the poor economy, people will buy what they want and more of it.

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Books, Movies »

[27 Nov 2011 | 6 Comments | ]
The Hunger Games Trailer: Book to Movie

The Hunger Games the Movie is Coming – Watch the Trailer

This past week, the first theatrical trailer for The Hunger Games was released to the delight of many fans of the book. The Hunger Games the Movie is set to release on March 23, 2012 featuring Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen. It is expected to be a huge blockbuster considering the Hunger Games Trilogy is one of the best selling books in the modern era.

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