Twittaround App

#Lifehack Apps: Twittaround

Today’s Lifehack app is a weird one and actually a bit invasive, which is exactly why I want to share it with you. Have you ever heard of the Twittaround app? This is an augmented reality lifehack app that allows you to look up tweets that are in your exact location and follow the people…

FB and twitter

Can’t Beat ‘Em? Join ‘Em: Facebook’s #Twitter Adaptation

Has anyone noticed that Facebook’s adopted some of “Twitter” into their site functions? They now have “trending topics” and clickable “hashtags”–both of which are indigenous components of Twitter’s basic infrastructure. What’s trending right now on Facebook? Hobby Lobby. Breaking Bad. And Serena Williams. On Twitter? Canada Day. World Cup. Wimbledon. Both sites are catering to a…

Social Media

Is Your Favorite Social Network Shutting Down?

SOCIAL MEDIA IS SHUTTING DOWN? Boy, wouldn’t we panic if that were true. We’d have to scramble for all the photos we’ve posted over the last few years and grab a few numbers from people with whom we’ve condensed communication down to Facebook update for. Ah yes, and we’d surely have to find something else to do…