List of 52 Amazon Echo phrases and commands that moms can use (updated)

This Christmas I got my mom an Amazon Echo Dot. And like a good son that I am, I wanted her to have the power of the internet at her disposal. Continue reading “List of 52 Amazon Echo phrases and commands that moms can use (updated)”

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How to fix your TVPad service (when it isn’t your internet connection)

As best you’ve can, you’ve determined your TVPad device is working just fine; there’s just a blank, black screen. If you can get to the screen and select an app, it never conects. Continue reading “How to fix your TVPad service (when it isn’t your internet connection)”

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Facebook has made the web a smaller place

A recent Medium post titled “The Web We Need to Save” went viral. Though I found it to be a little annoying at points, it had some insightful thoughts about how the web has changed in the last decade. Continue reading “Facebook has made the web a smaller place”

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I wish I never read that Gawker article about the Conde Nast executive and gay porn escort

A couple days ago, I read the now infamous Gawker article about the married executive and gay escort that is at the center of a firestorm of criticism against Nick Denton’s media website. Continue reading “I wish I never read that Gawker article about the Conde Nast executive and gay porn escort”

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The best Shia Labeouf “DO IT” remixes all in one compilation video

Oh man, these are great. Continue reading “The best Shia Labeouf “DO IT” remixes all in one compilation video”

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Dime Magazine joins Uproxx, BroBible, Animal in acquisition by Woven Digital

Recently, I saw a Dime Magazine Facebook post that pointed to an uproxx.com web address and not the dimemag.com domain. Continue reading “Dime Magazine joins Uproxx, BroBible, Animal in acquisition by Woven Digital”

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It’s Popcorn Time! (Shhhh… watch TV and movies for free)

When I went home to Michigan, one my friends introduced me to Popcorn Time, a web and mobile app that streams both movies and popular TV shows.  Continue reading “It’s Popcorn Time! (Shhhh… watch TV and movies for free)”

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Marriott hotel blocks wireless hotspots, forces guests to pay for their Wi-Fi internet

Corporations behaving badly: During a recent conference, a Marriott chain used wireless-blocking technology to shut down any outside personal internet connections. Continue reading “Marriott hotel blocks wireless hotspots, forces guests to pay for their Wi-Fi internet”

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