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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Twitter’s latest update allows photos and videos to show up in your feeds

Written on October 30, 2013 by Chris

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Twitter latest update is now available in Apple's App Store and Android's Google Play Store.

Twitter rolls out a new update that allows photos and Vine videos to appear in the timeline. Users can just tap to show the full version of an image or play a video. You can also go to settings if you want to disable the Tweet previews.

The latest update also allows you to retweet, favorite a tweet and send a reply without ever leaving your feeds.

You can now download the new update via Apple’s App store for iOS devices and through the Google Play Store for Android devices.

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L.A. Restaurant Gives You a Discount if You Leave Your Phone At The Door

Written on August 22, 2012 by Lulu

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Los Angeles based restaurant, Eva, gives their diners a 5% discount if they leave their devices at the door, in exchange for a cozy dining experience

Most people nowadays hardly take time to chat and enjoy their meal while dining out. They are too busy fiddling with their phones by updating their twitters, instagrams and texting. Eva, an Los Angeles based restuaraunts, offers their diners a 5% discount if they check their devices at the door.

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Get a Gift from Nokia in Exchange for Foursquare Check-ins [Video]

Written on June 23, 2012 by Lulu

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Nokia Gift Vending Machines gives the users a surprise gift in exchange of for Foursquare check-ins and NFC interactions.

Social Agency, 1000heads have set up a Nokia Gift Vending Machine in Dubai’s Mall of the Emirates.

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Betty White Creates Twitter Account

Written on April 11, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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90 year old actress, Betty White has officially joined Twitter, flirts with Ryan Seacrest.

Betty White has proved that golden girls are cool enough to join Twitter. Betty, who is now 90 years old has more than 100,000 twitter followers since creating her account.

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Madonna Joins Twitter for One Day

Written on March 27, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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Pop icon, Madonna joined Twitter last Monday to promote her latest album, MDNA.

Madonna has joined Twitter for a day to promote her latest studio album, MDNA. Her fans had the chance to interact with the pop icon at 10:00 p.m. EST/7:00 p.m. PST last Monday.

The website, Madonna.com/AskMadonna has announced this news:

“Madonna joins Twitter for one day only to answer fan questions and celebrate the release of her MDNA album. Got a question? #AskMadonna,”

Madonna’s official twitter account is “@MadonnaMDNAday”, with the first tweet sent last Sunday, promoting her one day twitter engagement with her fans. Fans can send her a message with the hashtag, #askmadonna. As of this time, the twitter account has almost 43,000 followers. This is Madonna’s opportunity to increase her social media presence. Her Madgesty also has an official Facebook account, where she has over 9 million subscribers.

It’s not clear if Madonna’s Twitter account will be shut down after this online event.

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Justin Bieber, the Most Followed Instagram User

Written on March 21, 2012 by Lulu

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Justin Bieber reaches a million followers in photo-sharing app, Instagram

18 year old popstar, Justin Bieber is now the most followed Instagram user after getting over a million followers last tuesday. This milestone comes just eight months after posting his first pic in this popular photo-sharing app.

Since joining Instagram, the Bieb has shared 281 photos and follows 15 users, including his girlfriend Selena Gomez, who is coincidentally the second most followed user. followed by Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian.

Instagram will soon release an android version and has been dubbed by Apple as its App of the Year in 2011.

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Walmart Buys Facebook App, Social Calendar

Written on March 11, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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Retail Giant Walmart, Adds Facebook App Social Calendar to its list of Acquisitions

Retail giant Walmart, adds the Facebook app, Social Calendar, to its list of acquisitions. Social Calendar, was founded by Raj Lalwani and David Gordon, is an app that allows a Facebook user to birthday and holiday reminders by email and SMS, and to send and post virtual gifts and greeting cards to a friends wall on their birthdays. This is a good buy for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. because this app boasts of 5 million installed users and around 400,000 monthly active users.

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Facebook Launches New Timeline Feature

Written on December 16, 2011 by Chris Martin

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Facebook launches a major redesign, the new 'Timeline' feature which will soon replace the current user's profile view.

Facebook’s new Timeline feature is finally here. The new user interface that will soon start replacing the old user profile is now out of the beta period and available to 800 million users worldwide.

The new look that will soon replace the old profile page and wall, is one of Facebook’s biggest redesign in its history and was first announced on September during the f8 developer conference in San Francisco.
The Timeline which enables the users to be more creative, arranges all the events and activities in a chronological view, giving users more control on what they share and makes navigation easier and more interesting with its new layout.

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Flowchart: What Social Network Should You Use?

Written on September 16, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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No more eenie-minnie on signing up for a social media account, with Holykaw and Column Five's helpful flowchart.

New to social media? Or you’re tired of having online identity crisis because you have too many social networking accounts?

Never worry! Holykaw recently posted a flowchart created by Column Five which helps you determine what social network to use. So whether you are new to social media and do not know which one to sign up, or just want to have a single account online, the flowchart posted after the cut will surely help.

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Fall TV Goes Social: Shows That Premiere on Tuesday Nights

Written on September 14, 2011 by Lulu

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Fall TV season kicks off this week, and hoping to connect with the viewers with the help of social media.

The Fall TV season, supported by the Samsung Galaxy S II, kicks off this week with all five broadcast networks hoping that their new shows will connect with viewers. To help the cause, the said networks have turned to social networks – Twitter and Facebook – and check-in services such as GetGlue.

Check out the networks’ new shows that will air on Tuesday nights this fall by hitting the jump. But be noted though that ABC won’t premiere its block of family sitcoms until October 11. Consequently, the chart might not accurately represent the scope of the network’s planned social media campaign.

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