Slacktivism 101

Slacktivism: noun; “The act of participating in obviously pointless activities as an expedient alternative to actually expending effort to fix a problem”. From Urban Dictionary. With the advent of the Internet came an increase in the speed and ease with...

Crowdfunding

They say it takes a village to fund a project. Or something along those lines. The big thing in innovation these days is crowdfunding, a means of raising money for projects by asking people to donate (and offering rewards in return.) What better time for something...

Going Mobile: Apps You Should Be Using

If you have a smartphone, you should already have the basics: Facebook (and Facebook Pages), Twitter (and TweetDeck or Hootsuite), Pinterest, Tumblr, and the like. The news app you should be using: Flipboard. Following the shift from print to online media, we are now...