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Not Being Yourself On Facebook Might Affect Your Mental Health

08/22/2016, Given that it is easy to create a new account with a new name and a new photo, it is tempting to try and reinvent yourself online to someone very different from who you are in real life, but apparently that might not be such a good idea. Moral...

Twitch Study Finds That The Platform Actually Boosts Game Sales

07/14/2016, Why watch someone play a game when you can play it yourself? That was pretty much everyone’s thought when live video game streaming came onto the scene, but fast forward to today and it looks like platforms like Twitch are here to stay. In fact if...

Study Finds That Mobile Ads Have The Potential To Be Data Hogs

05/29/2016, It used to be that while you could block ads on the desktop, blocking ads on mobile wasn’t so straightforward, at least until in the past couple of years where there are various tools released for different platforms that helps block mobile ads. Apart...

Study: Kids These Days Prefer Smartphones To Portable Consoles

05/18/2016, Our smartphones are becoming increasingly more powerful with every release, meaning that the kind of games that developers can create for our phones has the potential to be complex and graphically amazing. Could this be the reason why kids these days are...

Study Finds Facebook’s ‘Reactions’ Are Underused

05/10/2016, Earlier this year, Facebook rolled out a new feature called Reactions. For those who are unfamiliar, Reactions will allow users to interact with posts with more than just a “Like”. Users can react by showing that they love a post, a “haha”...

Study: Smartphones Might Be Making Us Hyperactive

05/10/2016, If you’re bored waiting for someone, or waiting for a meeting to start, or just having a meal by yourself, your smartphone is a probably a good distraction. However it seems that our smartphones, while great for distractions, might not be so good for...

Kids Who Play Video Games Could Be Smarter, More Social

03/17/2016, One of the negative perceptions many have when it comes to kids playing video games, is that it will make them violent. There is also the stereotype image of how people who play video games end up living in their parents’ basement until they’re 35,...

Adobe: Phablets Starting To Replace Tablets For Web Usage

02/23/2016, Back when smartphone screens were tiny, tablets made perfect sense. They were lighter than laptops and had screens bigger than a smartphone, meaning that a tablet was an ideal device to surf the web on, at least last time. However today we have...

Digital PC Games Outperformed Mobile Games In 2015

01/27/2016, With more people owning mobile devices like smartphones and tablets these days, it isn’t surprising to see mobile games become more popular. We have definitely come a long way from simple mobile games, with some titles being extremely complex and deep,...

We Spend 3.5 Days Of Our Lives Untangling Headphones

01/21/2016, Everyone who owns a pair of headphones knows how easy it is for the cables to get tangled. Slip them into our pocket and less than a minute later, they’re a tangled mess. It’s almost as if someone was playing a very frustrating prank on us. That being...

Study Finds You Can’t Count On Most Of Your Facebook Friends

01/21/2016, If you’re the type of person who has a relatively small Facebook network, don’t worry about it because according to a study conducted by the Oxford University, it turns out that you can’t count on a good majority of them anyway. In fact according to...

Study: Parents Spend More Time On Facebook Than Non-Parents

01/12/2016, You would think that with work and with children to juggle, parents would be too busy and/or too tired to spend time on social media platforms such as Facebook. This is versus non-parents such as those who are single or are in relationships where you have...