In the wake of Mitt Romney’s infamous “binders full of women”, the Internet has gone crazy with memes, Halloween costumes, jokes, and just about any other conceivable way to make fun of it. Most get somewhere between a smile and chuckle out me, but this Amazon review for a three-ring binder quite literally made me [...]
I use Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to varying degrees. I consider Twitter to be a very different type of social network than Facebook and so they don’t really compete with each other for my attention, but with every single update that Google+ offers I find myself preferring it to Facebook by an ever-widening margin. If [...]
Tens of millions of dollars on both sides spent primarily on television ads – and that’s not factoring in the SuperPACs. Constant complaints on Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, and in-person about how thoroughly disgusted people are with the quantity (and quality) of the political ads. Yet, I can count on both hands the number of televised [...]
For those of you unaware of the January 18th blackout, reddit is leading the charge against SOPA/PIPA by completely blacking out the site from 8AM through 8PM on January 18th, 2012. Although Chai Life has no where near the clout and some tiny insignificant fraction of the traffic that reddit gets, I will be blacking [...]
For as long as I can remember, I have been registering my domain names with GoDaddy. My reasoning wasn’t that they were necessarily the best registrar, but more so that they were cheap. Whenever it’s time to refresh my domains, I just look up a GoDaddy coupon code and tack on another year or two. [...]
Confused? Know your meme. Source: Unknown.
For a very long time, pretty much as long as I’ve used Twitter, I’ve gone by a policy of following back whoever follows me. This has gotten me a lot of followers, but I also ended up following about 1200 accounts, many of which were nothing but non-stop spam. It eventually got to the point [...]
As with pretty much anything that’s new, there’s always a learning curve. Google+ is no different and there are some fun and interesting features along with new and different ways to do things. With that in mind, I’ve thrown together a cheat sheet for anyone who’s interested in learning some of the basic ins and [...]