16 Results for

drivel

Article

Twitter account hacking hits home

The hacking of Twitter accounts is one of those things that's hard to take seriously (and false claims by famous people don't help). But once your account is hacked, that changes in a hurry.

By Sep. 4, 2011

Article

Facebook beats its breast over New Yorker's heinous nipples

Facebook flexes its anti-nipple muscles yet again by banning the New Yorker from its own Facebook page for a cartoon of Adam and Eve. Eventually, it apologizes.

By Sep. 12, 2012

Article

Asus Eee PC Seashell 1008HA: Eee sells Seashells

Asus has announced the Eee PC Seashell 1008HA, a lightweight laptop inspired by oysters. We don't know much about it, so we're going to make jokes about Asus' inexplicable new slogans instead

By Mar. 3, 2009

Article

Those with Macs, do; those with Dells, watch

Mac people apparently write everything on the web. Why can't we get better video service?

By Jul. 7, 2007

Article

Has content become advertising for advertising?

The rise of ads that follow users around the web is helping fuel the rise of subpar content--though maybe not for long.

By Oct. 25, 2011

Article

Open source in "twit" land

Open source boiled down to "tweets?" I don't think so.

By Feb. 26, 2008

Article

Crave Podcast 61: Dating tips for geeks

Should we dump people via text? Is technology detrimental to our relationships? Relationship sexpert Zoe Strimpel gives us the answers on all this and more

By Nov. 30, 2007

Article

New Firefox extension makes YouTube a more pleasant place

A new Firefox extension called YouTube Comment Snob allows users to filter out unwanted comments.

By Aug. 25, 2008

Article

Let's get real about 'digital detoxing'

A new study hints that the perpetual multitasking enabled by always-on technology may be dangerous, but advocating self-imposed "digital detoxes" as a solution is like putting a Band-Aid on a broken wrist.

By Apr. 19, 2011