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Recent Study Says People Don’t Want to Quit Social Media

Recent Study Says People Don’t Want to Quit Social Media

Social media difficult for you to give up? You’re not alone. Often subtly referred to as an addiction, social media is something we have almost come to rely on for a wide variety of information. However, with this access to such vast information comes the issue of false information, online abuse, etc. Yet, we just can’t seem to give it up. It’s fairly easy to understand our desire to stay connected, but just how bad is it? According to a…

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Everything To Know About The 2018 Winter Olympics

Everything To Know About The 2018 Winter Olympics

The Olympics start tonight, so that means all of your regularly scheduled broadcasting is absolutely ruined. The winter games are being held in South Korea this year with participation from 90 countries and over 2,900 athletes whose disciplines range from curling to skiing to hockey. The games will last the typical two weeks and will be full of highs and lows as always, but here are the things we will be paying attention to… Most Likely To Surprise If there…

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February Netflix Arrivals

February Netflix Arrivals

Contrary to popular belief, Christmas tends to come monthly to all Netflix subscribers. The tv and movie subscription service updates its offerings every month so your binge watching habits never have a chance to fully recover. At least now you will have something new to watch at the gym or if you already decided to forego the gym, you now have something new to watch while laying on your couch, eating chips, and snuggling your dog. Some of the best…

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Facebook’s New Years Resolution

Facebook’s New Years Resolution

“It’s easy to understand how we got here. Video and other public content have exploded on Facebook in the past couple of years. Since there’s more public content than posts from your friends and family, the balance of what’s in News Feed has shifted away from the most important thing Facebook can do — help us connect with each other.” – Mark Zuckerberg Facebook announced today that they are going to be redesigning the famous Newsfeed. After a tumultuous year…

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Best Non-Christmas Christmas Songs

Best Non-Christmas Christmas Songs

Every year for about a week, there is a so-to-speak “mad dash” to listen to all of the Christmas songs as much as humanly possible. Then reality sets in and you realize that if you hear another Christmas song, you might become Krampus yourself and drop kick someone. Now that it’s less than a week away from Christmas, you are in the heat of Christmas fever and have undoubtedly heard every Christmas song written by Mariah Carey three times over,…

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Twitter’s Newest Feature

Twitter’s Newest Feature

In a recent effort to draw users to Twitter, Twitter increased its character limit from 140 characters to 280 characters. This brought a lot of heated debate among users of the social media platform prized for its micro-blogging abilities. In another even more recent effort (less than 24 hours ago), Twitter released its newest feature “TweetStorm”. Gone are the days of single tweet threads and having to piece them together because other people you followed tweeted in-between someone’s thread. With…

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Top Five Cyber Monday Deals and Discount Codes

Top Five Cyber Monday Deals and Discount Codes

Whenever you read a Cyber Monday list like this, it’s always full of items like Amazon Echo, Google Home, and some 4K, bendable, ultra-thin tv that doesn’t even cook you breakfast. You can go to 5 different websites and find the same Cyber Monday list at each site. If the deals are so great, why is the coverage so poor? We don’t need to tell you about the TV and other deals like that because they are already being blasted…

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Another iPhone X Glitch? Say It Ain’t So!

Another iPhone X Glitch? Say It Ain’t So!

The iPhone X is great and all, but can it survive where you live? Were you one of the many early adopters to get the new iPhone X and have still avoided breaking it into a million pieces? Lucky you! Augmented Reality, wicked sharp camera, full-screen display, wireless charging, and the list goes on. Outside of being one of the weakest iPhones ever made, there was one “hidden Easter egg” feature that Apple didn’t advertise with the new X. Live…

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Is Social Media The Secret to Eternal Life?

Is Social Media The Secret to Eternal Life?

The ancients had cave paintings for mass communication.  The ancients after them had hieroglyphics for mass communication.  The ancients after them had social media.  Err… The currents now have social media.  But, are we soon to be ancients?  This isn’t some philosophical question, but more of a thought-starter question.  There is one common thing among cave paintings, hieroglyphics, and social media… they were all revolutionary and completely change how we communicated with each other and shared knowledge.  Additionally, they all…

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Trump or Zeus?

Trump or Zeus?

Trump’s ability to light up Twitter is almost something of mythological proportions, but alas, here we are enduring every. single. one of them.  Regardless, you are either “Oohrah”-ing or shaking your head in utter embarrassment #covfefe.  The great thing is that if you aren’t on Twitter, you never experience these.  However, you probably sometimes feel like you are missing out on the “fun”. Luckily for you, the people over at ParseError have your back with the new Political Lamp.  Filled…

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