Posts tagged "technology"

Where She Goes, Everybody Knows Thanks To Signal Jacket

At the risk of seeming totally un-hipster (which, would make me more hipster? Like, whatever…), I don’t ride a bike. I would like to, but I am terrified. And riding…

Leonora Epstein | June 5, 2009 - 9:30 am

Cell Phone Works As An Ultrasound Machine

Washington University engineers have figured out how to turn a smartphone into an ultrasound machine. This cellphone displays data from a USB ultrasound probe, which could allow for increased prenatal…

Annika Harris | May 13, 2009 - 6:30 pm

21 Twitter Pick-Up Lines (er, Tweets)

Breaking news before the slow-poke networks, staying atop of Ashton Kutcher’s activities, bringing the pound sign back: Twitter gives us all of this. But what does Twitter do for love,…

YourTango.com | May 6, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Who Should Be The New NonSociety Girl?

Yesterday, a breaking news item of epic importance tore its way across the blogosphere. Mary Rambin, the blond, bebobbed, bubbly third portion of the NonSociety crew, was leaving the fold.

Susannah Breslin | April 14, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Is Our Facebook Romance Real?

The guy I lost my virginity to found me on Facebook a few months ago. I opened my inbox to read, “Is this Teri? If so, hit me back.” It…

YourTango.com | March 4, 2009 - 3:00 pm

New York Governor Plans On Taxing Porn Downloaders

New York governor David Paterson plans to target those who download porn with a sales tax. Previously, Paterson had proposed a so-called “iPod tax” aimed at those downloading music, movies,…

Susannah Breslin | February 16, 2009 - 4:00 pm

How Much Chick TMI Is Too Much Chick TMI?

In “The Great Girlie Gross-Out,” Salon’s Rebecca Traister takes a look at the online phenomenon in which women, mostly young women, share intimate things about themselves that others may or…

Susannah Breslin | February 6, 2009 - 4:30 pm

I, Woman Robot

The Three Laws of Female Robotics:

1. A female robot must always have perfect makeup, even if her arm is falling off.
2. A female robot must have at…

Susannah Breslin | January 29, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Top 10 Facebook Relationship Etiquette Rules

Facebook, like nuclear technology, is a tool that can be used for good as well as evil. And there are clearly some people who lack the ability (or desire) to…

YourTango.com | January 19, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Why Facebook Has No Heart

Six months after putting up a Facebook profile, I’m utterly bored. I’ve said it. I’m sure I’ll be assaulted by the Facebook cultists, but it’s true. …

DivineCaroline.com | January 8, 2009 - 5:30 pm

The Best Male Bloggers of 2008

Who are 2008’s best male bloggers? From gadget geeks to beat-makers, supadupastars to trendhunters, celebrity stalkers to street shooters, we’ve rounded up the best of the guy bloggers. Found out…

Susannah Breslin | December 22, 2008 - 5:15 pm

12 Ways Porn Has Changed The Web

Whether you’re an avid porn fan or you’ve only ever visited an adult entertainment site “accidentally,” you know the sex industry has had a huge impact on the World Wide…

Wendy Atterberry | December 22, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Guy Gets Dumped Via His Blog

“Sean recorded private webcam conversations with his girlfriend and put them on his blog. When she finds out, things go from bad to worse.” I’m not going to…

Susannah Breslin | December 15, 2008 - 8:30 pm

Facebook Group Not Sure If It’s On Crazy Pills or Just Hates Nicole Kidman

Poor Nicole Kidman. Just when everything was looking up for her — a new baby, a seemingly happy marriage to successfully-rehabbed Keith Urban, a starring role in an epic film…

Wendy Atterberry | December 3, 2008 - 2:30 pm

The Best Female Bloggers Of 2008

Who are 2008’s best female bloggers? From futurists to postfeminists, octogenarians to mommies, nonbloggers to celebrities, we’ve rounded up the best bloggers who happen to be women. Found out who…

Susannah Breslin | November 30, 2008 - 3:00 pm

How To Get A Date Online

Online dating has a pretty unfair stigma attached to it. After all, most of us probably spend at least half our day in front of a computer, so it stands…

First30Days.com | November 26, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Technology Spawns A New Kind Of Peeping Tom

Salon’s Tracy Clark-Flory has a really interesting piece up this week: “Porn in a Flash.” It’s about “upskirting,” the unsuspecting women who star in it, and how there’s not always…

Susannah Breslin | November 26, 2008 - 1:30 pm

You’re A Muppet!

Thanks to the miracle that is 21st century technology, you can now become a Muppet. Toy store FAO Schwarz’s website has a special online Muppet factory, The Muppet Whatnot Workshop,…

Susannah Breslin | November 14, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Vivienne Tam Creates Stylish Laptop For Women

The unlikely team of Hewlett-Packard and fashion designer Vivienne Tam have conspired to create what may be the chicest ever laptop for tech-savvy fashionistas. A demo of the portable computer…

Susannah Breslin | October 31, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: “Friendships” In The Technological Age

Hold onto your mouse pads, I have a revelation for you (drum roll please): online friends are not the same as their “real world” equivalents.

I know, duh. You…

Diane Shipley | October 5, 2008 - 2:00 pm
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