Of all the troubles that can befall a human being in the 21st century, the wrath of the internet must be the most weird. There’s no real way to predict it’s behavior: It is random, it is overblown, it often targets the wrong people, and it flames out just as quickly as it explodes into […]
Disruption is happening all around us, and everywhere we look, Millennials are driving change. Today, they are taking advantage of technology to help them make investment decisions. It’s no secret that Millennials are taking advantage of technology and social media in many aspects of their life. So, it’s really not surprising that Millennials now rely on social media, various websites and […]
Beauty blogger Em Ford posted a video this week calling out Internet shamers who said her face without makeup was “disgusting.” In one week, the video racked up over 10 million views and sparked a larger discussion of the effects of cyberbullying.
The “digital divide” describes the gulf between technology’s haves and have-nots. It arose in the 1990s when access to computers and the Internet became an economic necessity. According to the FCC, in 2012, about 65% of all Americans had broadband access at home, but only 40% of households with less than $20,000 in annual income had broadband. Half of […]
The Internet of Things (IoT) is, via Wikipedia, a “network of physical objects … embedded with electronics, software, sensors and connectivity to enable it to achieve greater value and service by exchanging data.” Or, more simply, it’s when a plethora of different, everyday stuff is equipped with sensors that communicate with each other and relay […]
Someday, every “thing” will tbe a SMART thing.
The third entry in our series on location in social data looks at innovative and powerful campaigns that feature geotagging at their core. Earlier entries in the Internet of Place series can be found here, and we'll be continuing to explore the topic …
Before viral was viral, the Late Show was creating moments to watch. Over the last few weeks, Dave and Co. have packed the last episodes with visits from favorite guests and friends.