New Bumble Dating App Puts the Ball in the Ladies’ Court

(Image Credit: Moxco Inc.)

(Image Credit: Moxco Inc.)

Alright all my single ladies. It has happened. Technology has put the ball in our court!

You’re probably thinking, “What in the world is she talking about?” Well, let me explain. The other day I was watching The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and Noah’s guest was Bumble CEO Whitney Wolfe. At first, I had no idea who she was and what Bumble even meant but after Noah explained she’s a co-founder of the hit app Tinder… it all made sense. On the show, Wolfe was promoting her brand new app, Bumble, which is a bit like Tinder… but with a twist! Continue reading

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Quirky Item of the Week: Pillow Talk (Long Distance Relationship Pillows)

Pillow Talk (Image Credit: Little Riot)

Pillow Talk (Image Credit: Little Riot)

You are stressed out and lonely, and the only contact you have with your significant other is through Skype or phone calls. You just want a hug, but hugging your phone or your computer screen just won’t do it! Long-distance relationships can be nightmares! But Pillow Talk, a product by Little Riot, will have you dreaming peacefully. Continue reading

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Instagram Etiquette for the ‘#igaddict’

Instagram Etiquette (Image Credit: Arne Trautmann)

Instagram Etiquette (Image Credit: Arne Trautmann)

We’ve all done it before. You are eating at a really nice restaurant, and the waiter brings out the dessert. It is the most amazing piece of art you have ever seen-or at least in that moment it is. You take out your phone from your pocket and snap a quick picture of the incredible masterpiece. Then, you go onto Instagram, crop the picture, add a filter (or you don’t, #nofilter), you add a cutesy caption, and finish your picture off with a handful of hashtags.

This is what we are all guilty of doing every time we see something cool or beautiful or interesting. There is a time and place for Instagram, and there is a way to share your pictures without annoying your followers. Continue reading

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Know Your Enemy: Tips for Surviving Candy Crush Saga

Candy Crush Saga (Image Credit: King)

Candy Crush Saga (Image Credit: King)

I know that some of the hype has died down for Candy Crush, but since there have been two updates to the addictive game in December alone, it’s clear that plenty of people are still playing. Perhaps we’re just doing so a little less publicly than we used to.

With the latest updates giving us 65 Dreamworld levels that seem to be mostly an added difficulty to the same regular levels and a brand new update that brings the web-based version to 515 levels, I thought I might share some of my tips and tricks that allowed me to get through all 500 levels before now. Continue reading

Quirky Item of the Week: PopSpotter App

I am a pop culture nerd who has formed a co-dependent relationship with her phone. That being said, I should not need to explain why an app like PopSpotter is my pick for this week’s quirky item, but I will anyway because it’s fun talking about who cool it is.

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