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Instagramming Instagram's Downtime

Instagram, Facebook, and Tindr experienced downtime around 1415hrs (GMT+8) on 28 January 2015. While the causes of the disruption are still being debated, the momentary disconnection… 286 more words
Internet Culture

The Onion/Clickhole

I never read the Onion or Clickhole articles. The titles are enough. Reading the actual article is like I took a bite of too much sugar, but it’s satire that’s going to mostly say what I expect it to.

Clickhole

Emoji epistemology.

Emoji diversity is old news. The Unicode Consortium proposed recommendations for the interoperability of emoji across platforms in late 2014. Customizable ethnically-diverse emoji representations are on the way. 360 more words

Internet Culture

Entry 04 - Dead Ends

Originally posted June 26th, 2013

None of my searches have been coming up with much of anything. Somewhere several search pages deep, having run countless pages through the engine’s local translation service and coming up with nothing, though, I did suddenly hit upon another idea. 521 more words

Fiction

Fake Geek Girl Adventures - A tale of a nerd, and a faker

A group of nerds, reading, watching, playing, their favourite books, movies, shows, and games.

Among them, saboteurs. And traitors.

Who is the faker and who is the nerd? 40 more words

Video Games

Cultivating Reasonable Expectations of Life in a World of Hyperbole

Perhaps like me you have noticed that we are living in an age where everything is AMAZING! Watch this video about this AMAZING girl! Look at photos of these fifty AMAZING bedrooms! 748 more words

Philosophizing