Recently, Twitter gave us a huge shock by doubling their 140 character limit to 280. And as we recover, another shock comes full-on: Official Tweetstorming support. In case you didn't know, Tweetstorming is a technique of breaking up one tweet over multiple tweets to do one of two things: Portion tweets into different bits (like … Continue reading Twitter Announces Official Support For Tweetstorms
Does anyone here remember my previous article about Firefox 57? It was entitiled Firefox 57: Does It Deserve The Hype? and as I recall, I said yes, it does. Well, I am pleased to tell you that Firefox 57 is now here!!! And I should care because? Because it's much better. Mozilla have replaced their … Continue reading The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived
Since I haven't been very productive lately, I've decided to bring you a couple of big stories stemming from Flash's death Adobe Signs Flash's Death Warrant Yes, you heard me. Adobe, after much pushing from the public, have finally said when they will terminate Flash. Sadly, this will not be soon. Although actually giving a … Continue reading Adobe Signs Flash’s Death Warrant (Finally)
I discovered Grammarly while aimlessly shopping on the Chrome Web Store, and I never looked back. Here's why: Grammarly was started in 2009 by two dudes named Alex Shevchenko and Max Lytvyn. It is a truly awesome piece of software, which, as well as checking spelling, it checks words against over 250 grammar rules, and it … Continue reading Why every bad speller should be using Grammerly
Hey readers. You may have heard about the FCC's campaign to banish net neutrality. Today, Google, Apple, Microsoft, Sony, Mozilla and others have teamed up to get the FCC to stop this. DoubleGeek is also taking a stand. We need you. But I don't care Start caring. Right now. Net Neutrality is a set of … Continue reading Save the Web!
Despite many, many articles around the web declaring Google Chrome to be the greatest RAM hog of all time, they forget about Mozilla Firefox. In fact, the browser of open-source greatness is also a bit of a RAM hog. Find out how to troubleshoot Firefox's RAM usage with this guide. Step 1: Troubleshoot The Problem … Continue reading How To Fix Firefox RAM Usage
When the first Bluetooth dongle was demonstrated in the year 2000, everyone was amazed. The year before, the Bluetooth 1.0 standard was introduced, and nobody thought it could get better. But of course it did, with Bluetooth 2.0. And every few years since then, a new standard has come out, leading us to our current … Continue reading Web Bluetooth: Control your AirPods From Chrome
On the Internet, consumer privacy is a growing subject. On the one hand, you've got the consumer such as yourself who wants more, and on the other hand, you've got the corporations like Facebook and Twitter, who want less. In the middle, you have not-for-profit organisations, who want to give the consumer privacy while being … Continue reading Don’t be a Turnip! – Onion Up With Tor Browser