Supreme Court: Access to Social Media is Constitutional Right

June 20, 2017 1 min read


The US Supreme Court this week struck down a nine-year-old law barring sex offenders in North Carolina from accessing social media. A 2008 ban made it illegal for registered offenders to access a […]

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Hands-On: Middle-Earth – Shadow of War Will Be Among This Fall’s Best Games

June 15, 2017 1 min read


One of my favorite games of this generation is Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor. The main reason I love it so much is because of its innovative “Nemesis System” which altered the game depending […]

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Elon Musk Says SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy Might Fly in September

June 09, 2017 1 min read


SpaceX CEO was on twitter yesterday in one of his rare, comparatively informative and enlightening tweet storms. This time, he spoke about a bevy of things: his love of Monty Python; a bit […]

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Simple Geek’s Guide to Blocking People

May 04, 2017 1 min read


Oh, what a glorious time to be alive! Social media has allowed us to get into horrible, typo–inducing, name calling, yelling at the screen, typing arguments with people we’ve never even met before. […]

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The Best, Weirdest, and Funniest Mastodon Groups

April 11, 2017 1 min read


Twitter who?

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AI Identifies Coded Hate Speech on Social Media

March 24, 2017 1 min read


Researchers at the University of Rochester have developed an artificial intelligence system that can identify coded hate speech online. In early 2016, Google unveiled tech incubator Jigsaw, with the intention of “substantially reducing” […]

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37 Whovians to Follow on Twitter

February 20, 2017 1 min read


Can’t wait for the return of Doctor Who? Sooth those withdrawal symptoms by stalking following these Twitter accounts:   DOCTORS Peter Davison (Fifth Doctor) @PeterDavison5 Colin Baker (Sixth Doctor) @SawbonesHex “Actor, columnist, writer, […]

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Twitter Can Possibly Determine How Successful a Movie Is

January 20, 2017 1 min read


Think for a second about how much of a movie’s budget goes toward marketing. Sending actors out on the late night circuit, organizing press events and cutting eye-catching trailers. Then some snarky teenager […]

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Twitter Might Allow You to Edit Your Tweets in 2017

December 30, 2016 1 min read


How many times have you written out what you thought was a brilliant tweet, only to be forced to delete and repost it because you made a typo? It’s happened to me more […]

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President Obama’s Brother is Tweeting About Anime

December 16, 2016 1 min read


Thanks, Obama.

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You Can Now Tweet Emoji at Google for Local Search Results

December 07, 2016 1 min read


If you’re a big proponent of emojis, there’s a brand new trick on the rise. As it turns out, you can now tweet at Google with your favorite emoji and get local search […]

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The Best Parts from Twitter’s Star Wars Live Stream

December 02, 2016 1 min read


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens in just two weeks, and if you’re like most Star Wars fans, that’s two weeks too long. To keep the excitement train rolling, Disney put together […]

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