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Top 5 Reasons to Dump Facebook for Google+


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

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Wisconsin Isn’t a Red State

I tweeted this earlier today, but wanted to share it here as well. Wisconsin isn’t a red state. We’re a temporarily embarrassed blue state. Vote for @Barrett4WI on June 5th to fix it. #WIrecall #RecallWalker — Evan Primakow (@EvanPrim) June

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5 Features I’d Love In iOS 6

iOS 6

With iOS 6 presumably right around the corner, I’ve decided to throw together a wish list. Some of these features might already be on Apple’s to-do list, but it’s really hard to know for sure until it’s formally announced. As

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Must-Have Free iPhone Apps in 2012

iPhone 4S

It’s been a few years now since I last compiled a list of must-have iPhone apps and a lot has changed. The OS itself has hugely evolved and the app market has grown exponentially along with it. As such, my

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My Great Twitter Purge

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

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An Open Letter to Facebook

Dear Facebook, Every time you release an update or tweak to your iPhone client, it becomes an even larger piece of shit while simultaneously not actually adding any worthwhile features from the standard site. From what I hear, you don’t

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App Profile: Twitter for iPhone

Twitter for iPhone Category: Social Networking Last Updated: May 18th, 2010 Current Version: 3.0 (Previously Tweetie 2) Size: 2.4 MB Price: Free Once upon a time there was a @Twitter client for the iPhone named Tweetie. Although it was not

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