Microsoft Buys LinkedIn
Microsoft has finalized its purchase of LinkedIn, paying around $26 billion.
Google Meets Emoji
A new Google feature allows searching via emoji.
The Social Media World Keeps Growing
Zenly allows check-ins and location sharing with family and friends.
Treem is a new chat and messaging app with organizational features - and maybe some money for regular users.
Is Net Neutrality Endangered?
A possible pick for FCC chairman may be changing the status quo.
Parent Advisory: What are your teens actually texting with those abbreviations?
Texting abbreviations have gone beyond LOL for laughing out loud. There are now sexting codes.
Using Visa Card for Online Purchases? Watch out.
Hackers - from Russia or wherever - can guess details for your Visa card in as little as six seconds.
[Two personal suggestions here: 1. Have a low limit credit card specifically to use online. 2. Use Mint or similar app that allows you to check accounts regularly, even daily, for suspicious items]
And Some Fun to End On
404 pages are website error pages. Most are pretty standard, but a few web designers get creative.