Remarkable People, Places and Events – Mark Elliot Zuckerberg

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg  is an American programmer, Internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the chairman, chief executive, and co-founder of the social networking website Facebook. His net worth is estimated to be US$51.2 billion, as of June 2016. Together with his college roommates and fellow Harvard University students Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and [...]

The Real Reason You Cannot Concentrate, and How to Fix It

Do you often find yourself flitting between different activities like a butterfly sampling the nectar of several flowers? One minute you are completely immersed in an assignment, the next you are messaging your friends in a group chat, and catching up on celebrity news while watching videos of Messi's Top 100 goals. The end result [...]

Heard of the Latest Social Media App Yet? It’s Called PEACH

According to teen fashion website, teenvogue.com, Peach is a hybrid of Twitter and Snapchat. Like Snapchat, it’s only available as an app — there’s no web interface — and you are connected only to your friends, not your followers. And like Twitter, the app lets you write short posts too. But Peach goes a step [...]

Olamide’s Angry TWEETS About Don Jazzy and Headies 2015

Olamide appears to still be positively livid in the aftermath of what went down at the Headies, which wrapped up early this morning. Below are a slew of his tweets on his opinions about Don Jazzy and The Headies organisers. I must warn though, that the language is mighty colourful! See Also: Headies 2015: The [...]

What Does RT Mean on Twitter?

Somehow, I have this sneaky vibe that most of you are Facebook, Whatsapp, and Instagram people. So, I am really out on a limb here writing about Twitter, but do you know why I persist still? Because Twitter can be such fun! Imagine trying to condense your thoughts and feelings into 140 characters (not words!), [...]

Could Snapchat Be The Secret to Your Happiness?

You want to be happy, don't you? Ta da! Snapchat to the rescue!! A new study by researchers at the University of Michigan explain that though, face-to-face communication is still the gold standard, but that Snapchat is being used to communicate with close friends in a new and often more enjoyable way, as stated by [...]

21 Most Used Acronyms By Teens On Social Media. Do You Use Any of These?

CNN's digital correspondent, Kelly Wallace gives her report on a two-year investigation carried out by Anderson Cooper and his team. They collected 150,000 posts written by 200 13-year olds on social media - Instagram, Twitter, Facebook - at eight different schools across the United States; with permission from the teens, their parents, and their schools, [...]

Step Up Your Game By Avoiding These Ten Social Media Don’ts

1. You don’t have a profile photo: Help people to know you’re real, and not a robot or spam account! 2. You only share selfies and humblebrags: If someone likes seeing your mug that much, let’s hope you already live with them. Also, people can identify a humblebrag, and it just makes you look obnoxious. [...]

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4 Simple Rules For Social Media

Somehow, we’ve all heard of people who got into trouble because of their social media stupidity. A college student got suspended the other time for a viral video that had her dancing inappropriately. A young professional was also fired for tweeting about how awful his boss was. Even celebrities have their every social media post [...]

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