Reflections on my Two Week Digital Detox

Reflections on my Two Week Digital Detox

This past December I did something I haven't done in years: I took a full two-week digital detox. As soon as my vacation started I deleted all my social media apps from my phone, left my laptops and tablets at home, and boarded a flight to Orlando. What I learned during my time away from [...]

Gadget Review: Sprocket, HP’s New Pocket-Sized Photo Printer, Stomps on Fujifilm’s Instax Share

Gadget Review: Sprocket, HP’s New Pocket-Sized Photo Printer, Stomps on Fujifilm’s Instax Share

Meet Sprocket, the new addition to HP's printer family. It's a tiny, lightweight printer that fits in your bag and prints directly from your phone camera and social media accounts. A rival to Fujifilm's Instax series of on-the-go cameras and printers, Sprocket takes the genre to a new height with a much smaller body and sticky-backed photo paper.

10 Awesome Geek Girls to Follow on Instagram

10 Awesome Geek Girls to Follow on Instagram

Love geeky goodness? Here are THE 10 #geekgirls you should follow on Instagram.

How to Find a Mentor (and what to look for!)

How to Find a Mentor (and what to look for!)

At any step in your career, mentorship can be key to professional development and advancement. Here are some tips to get you started in finding a mentor.

App Alert: Is Fyuse the Next Instagram?

App Alert: Is Fyuse the Next Instagram?

In a market saturated with photo sharing apps, San Francisco startup Fyusion is bringing a fresh new angle (360 degrees, to be exact) to visual sharing with its spatial app, Fyuse. Part picture, part video, fyuses go beyond traditional media forms to allow users to share a 3D look at a moment and the space around it. Users create fyuses [...]

Trendy Techie’s Guide to Tweetworking: How to Master Conference Networking at a Large Scale

Trendy Techie’s Guide to Tweetworking: How to Master Conference Networking at a Large Scale

In an hall of 10,000 people, how do you get noticed? Networking is a skill that is fundamental to the success of your career, and it can be a difficult one to master, particularly for large-scale conferences and events with thousands of attendees. Luckily, the dawn of social media has brought us powerful tools that enable us [...]

App Review: Takes – where every picture has a play button

App Review: Takes – where every picture has a play button

Introducing Takes, a new social media app for iPhone. Takes is a cool new app that falls in the same category as Vine and Instagram. The developers describe it as being like the moving pictures in Harry Potter's newspapers. I love finding and supporting new startups, so I was thrilled when I was approached by [...]