Google Trends: Don’t Go There if You Want to Like People

Google Trends, on the surface, seems like a brilliant idea. Let’s add up all the internet searches across the planet and show what’s being searched for the most. For businesses this could be useful to keep up with marketing trends. Sociologists and other researchers can use this data to glean key insights into the human condition. […] Read more »

Hover Boards – Are They Real!?

Girl on Hoverboard

Hoverboards, a reality or cruel, cruel hoax? The HUVr Board team, supposedly contributors to an MIT summer project in 2010, claim they have invented just such a thing. With a full parade of celebrities in support of the product, including Christopher Lloyd (Doc Brown in the ‘Back to the Future’ trilogy), Billy Zane, Moby, and […] Read more »

Websites I’m Addicted to

Woman addicted to a website

Lately I have developed sick addictions to certain websites. I check them first thing when I wake up, when my eyes are still stuck together with sleep and I scour them for hours in the middle of the night before I finally tear myself away and make myself go to sleep. So for the sake […] Read more »