How to Keep Social Media from Eating Your Life

Here are a few ways to keep them from eating your life (some of which you may already be familiar with, but they're worth revisiting) -- allowing you to enjoy social media sites when you’re ready, but don’t feel ...

Pulp Fiction in <em>Pearl’s Peril</em>

Pearl's Peril features a competent heroine whose engineering prowess often saves the day in this pulp fictional adventure game.

Keeping Geeky Contact In College

"Miss Us?!" was the caption in this postcard sent by the Postagram app. My son and I wanted my daughter in college to know we were thinking about her...and maybe laugh.

Share Pictures With Donate a Photo, Help Worthy Causes

Sharing photos online has become the norm for most of us, and now when you share those photos you can also help a worthy cause with the Donate a Photo app.

Social Planes: Soar Into New Communication Heights

Social Planes gives us a means of communicating in a fun way that doesn't involve our phones that makes the message more personal to the writer and the receiver.

Is Facebook My Happy Place?

Every social media user has the choice to post what he/she chooses. Anything can be conveyed. Anything! Apparently I only post the happier stuff. Why worry people, right? Does that make me a fraud?

First Look and Giveaway–<em>Dot Complicated: Untangling Our Wired Lives</em> by Randi Zuckerberg

A look at Randi Zuckerberg's new book, Dot Complicated.

NaNoWriMo 2013 – Are You In?

Two weeks today Nanowrimo 2013 gets underway; come and join in with our Facebook discussion group.

PAX Prime: The Next Generation of Geeks Speak Out on Bullying

At PAX Prime, the geek kids had their own valuable points of view on what it's like to grow up geeky today.

<em>Waze</em>: Exciting News for This Exciting App

This week I made an almost-1000 mile drive from Florida to West Virginia. Somewhere around Knoxville, where I hit some traffic, I decided to give Waze a chance. I'm glad I did.