July 19, 2016

Facebook was built to connect people with whomever—and later, whatever—they wanted. However, recently Facebook has accumulated “far too much information for any one person to consume.” Seas of stories have overwhelmed users, as a feed…read

July 6, 2016

“Be strong. Stand tall.” These words of wisdom came from Duke University’s crane. Indeed, this is a construction crane that was set up on campus for renovations. Nowadays, intramural sports teams, dance groups, acapella groups,…read

June 28, 2016

It was impossible to predict the evolution of social media over time. Possibly the biggest change was the shift from connecting with friends to a new extension of businesses for workplace productivity and added customer…read

June 23, 2016

No longer does the noun “boomerang” only apply to a flat piece of wood that returns to you once thrown. Instagram has expanded this meaning to now pertain to a video—of sorts—that “rebounds” like a…read

June 10, 2016

Have you ever heard that the average human attention span is only 8 seconds? This is exactly why photo- and video-sharing app Snapchat—which limits content to 10 seconds—has been rising up the social media ranks.…read

June 2, 2016

“Once upon a time…” Surely you recognize these famous words, as they pull on your heartstrings and bring back memories of your childhood. Marketing similarly uses storylines to engage customers, and recent advances in technology…read

January 26, 2016

As part of an effort to make the app less about self-expression and more about utility, Pinterest has revamped their mobile profile page to be more useful for users. Previously upon opening Pinterest, the collections…read