The "Take a Photo of Yourself Everyday" App

Over the past few years I’ve come across several amazing videos that document the maker’s face everyday for months or even years. If you’ve always marvelled at their patience and dedication, now you can create a video of your face too, all with a handy app and minimal effort.Back in 2006, Noah Kalina, a New York based photographer, uploaded a video to YouTube that contained all of the photos he took o...

25 Mar 2011 09:23 GMT

Fighting Crime with Facebook

Fighting crime with Facebook [Main image: Police Main Photo] Yet another story surfaced last week that a man served jail time after posting incriminating photos on Facebook. It seems the social network is increasingly becoming a way for authorities all over the globe to fight crime…

22 Mar 2011 12:30 GMT

My Taptu: the News Aggregator App

It’s safe to say we’ve all experienced some kind of “information overload” before, OK so this morning, which is no surprise considering the amount of content that’s produced every minute. There’s just so much we need to consume and so little time to dig around and find exactly what it is we’re looking for…

18 Mar 2011 09:00 GMT

Will You Use "LinkedIn Today"?

Professional network LinkedIn has launched a new feature that provides its users with a personalised news service. But are you more likely to visit the site or still just see it as a place to house your CV?As more and more social networks are launched and more and more people join them, it’s near impossible to say exactly how one person will use any given platform compared to another. For instance, Tumblr is...

15 Mar 2011 13:00 GMT

How to Turn Your Blog in to a Business

Looking to turn your blog in to a business? BitchBuzz's editor and founder, Cate Sevilla, has collaborated with Levi's Shape What's to Come to give aspiring bloggers out there seven tips on how they can turn their blog in to a business. Times are tough. From governments all across the Western World taking "saving measures" (otherwise known as cuts) more and more women are starting their own businesses, and find creative ways to make money. 

14 Mar 2011 13:00 GMT

Can an App Force Social Change & Happiness?

The Situationist app has been launched to spark encounters between strangers in order to spread good deeds, happiness and add an “unpredictable thrill to everyday life.” But does an app really have that power and will anyone actually use it?The premise behind Situationist is actually rather lovely. It’s been designed to get random strangers to connect, alerting...

11 Mar 2011 08:59 GMT

Can Facebook Comments Stop Trolls?

It’s always seemed to me that if you’ve got any kind of content on the Internet you’ve also got at least one troll, sat there ready to criticise, offend and confuse the person behind it. But will Facebook’s new commenting system change all that?Ever since people have been sharing content online, there have been trolls. The very nature of the Internet means it’s possible to say offensive, critical or just damn right mean things without having to reveal who you ...

08 Mar 2011 18:00 GMT

Coolpix P7000: Compact & Controlled

Finding a compact camera that does all the fancy work of a SLR is a difficult task, indeed.However, unless you're a keen student of photography, chances are you don't really *get* photography. The allure to purchase a massive DSLR and a bunch of lenses can be very tempting, especially considering how trendy street style blogs are. But with everyone thinking that they're the next Facehunter or Satorialist simply because they've borrowed their boyfriends Canon 5D, it's easy to forget tha...

07 Mar 2011 18:00 GMT

The Only Photo Apps You'll Need

There are hundreds of popular apps that have been created so you can take, edit and share your photos, but you only really need a few and don’t worry there isn’t a grungy Hipstamatic filter in sight…Photoshop ExpressThe Photoshop Express application has been around for a while, but it’s still my favourite if you want to quickly and easily edit a photo.

04 Mar 2011 10:00 GMT

Ideas on How to Customise Your Laptop

When it comes to modifying, customising and decorating your laptop, there are options that are as simple and commitment-free as buying a new coat or as permanent as getting a tattoo on your neck…Stickers and SkinsThere are hundreds of shops and suppliers of laptop stickers, but one of my recent favourites is Wall Art For Less, an Etsy shop that crea...

01 Mar 2011 10:09 GMT

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