Capturing New Fans On The Web

 

 

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Everyone’s coming over to watch the big game. You’ve got beer, a giant high-definition television, and a well-deserved reputation for

 

 

 

 

 

Using Technology to Torment Your Kids

Using Technology to Torment Your Kids

The cry came from the pit of agony and despair, also sometimes known as our daughter?…

 

 

 

 

Families have lost and found members with the help of social media and the Internet, but the experiences can be both disconcerting as well as heart-w…

 

 

 

 

Apparently sexting isn’t the only heart-pounding activity young adults are getting into on their mobile devices. According to a survey from fre…

 

 

 

 

There it is again, that nagging feeling as you park your car at the train station. You’re on your way to work and remember that you forgot.

 

 

Bazaart is an iPad app that lets Pinterest users create colorful and clickable editorials out of their pins.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How Pinterest Is Killing Feminism

 

 

Art by John Gara.

One in five women over the age of 18 who regularly use the internet is on Pinterest, which had an estimated 23 million users users as of July. It also has an overwhelmingly female audience; around 60 percent of visitors to the site are women. And the site is only growing: between July 2011 and July 2012, 22 million users joined. Since Pinterest stopped requiring an invite to become a member in August, that number is only increasing. But the site’s popularity highlights an uncomfortable reality: Pinterest’s user-generated content, which overwhelmingly emphasizes recipes, home decor, and fitness and fashion tips, feels like a reminder that women still seek out the retrograde, materialistic content that women’s magazines have been hawking for decades — and that the internet was supposed to help overcome.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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