16 Jan 2016

The Online Community for Kindness

People are always sending me positive, uplifting stories and images so I wanted to give everyone a place to post, share and browse all things kind. Because everyone loves kindness – it’s contagious and something the world needs more of. And it’s here! Become a Kind’er (a kind badass) and share & browse kindness from…

04 Jan 2016

New York City Is Replacing Old Phone Booths with Something More Useful

Out with the old and in with the new. For New York (and everywhere they still exist) the old are phone booths, and the new are public access WiFi hubs – something that can benefit millions. The more than 7,500 phone booths across the city will be replaced with LinkNYC’s “access points.” In addition to broadcast…

20 Dec 2015

Last Minute Gifts for Tech and Gadget Lovers

Need to get that certain person (friend, family member, colleague, etc.) a gift, and all you know is they spend a lot of time plugged into their gadgets? Look no further, get them one of these cool tech gifts.

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.

09 Dec 2015

Anonymous Declares December 11 ‘ISIS Trolling Day’

Trolls, this is your day. All of your rude, nonsensical comments have been preparing you for December 11. Only this time, your trolling will be for a purpose. And those who have thought trolling seems fun, but didn’t want to be another asshole on the internet – well, this day if for you, too. The best…

14 Oct 2015

Finally a Legit Use for Twitter: Tracking Earthquakes Faster Than Sophisticated Technology

Have you ever tried explaining twitter to someone? Unless you carefully craft your explanation, you sound ridiculous – it sounds ridiculous. We know it’s a way of spreading info quickly, but with all the noise, it can be difficult to really pinpoint an awesome use of the social media platform. Well now, thanks to science…

13 Oct 2015

College Student Buys Google.com for $12 and Donates Money to Charity

If I could go back in time, I would absolutely purchase a crap ton of domain names. As many of the .coms as I could think of. Anyone starting a website today knows the scarcity of domains, especially those of the .com variety. It’s basically all nope.com. That’s why all the .biz, .is, and all the…

15 Sep 2015

Solar-Powered Backpacks That Help Keep South African Children Safe

Children in low income communities in South Africa don’t have the luxury of complaining about the same things as American schoolchildren, many also don’t have the luxury of reliable sources of light. According to the Parliament of South Africa, 11.4 million students walk to school daily, and those living in rough neighborhoods have to walk…