Tag archive for  ‘Facebook’
By David Gaines On Friday, July 13th, 2012

Might As Well Job Search While Socializing, Right?

Just when you thought there were already enough job boards to choose from, there’s about to be another one. This one, though, has to be different considering its the product of the world’s largest [can More...

By David Gaines On Wednesday, April 6th, 2011
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I’m Angry That No One’s Blogging Anymore

While many people chose to watch reality TV over Hollywood’s interpretation of life [or the news networks’ sensationalizing of life], I somehow got hooked on reading blogs. There are several newsy type More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, March 19th, 2011

Why Aren’t Job Seekers Using LinkedIn?

Social media is slowing becoming the preferred method to communicate. We used to call each other. Then we sent emails. We text way more than we talk now, but Facebook and Twitter has created the most efficient More...

By David Gaines On Sunday, January 9th, 2011

How Much Do You Know About Geotagging?

Would you believe that I still have some friends who aren’t on Facebook? I thought I was a conspiracy theorist, but their paranoia is condemning them to the technological dark ages. They see the shadows More...

By David Gaines On Friday, January 7th, 2011

30 Things Najwa Will Only See in a Museum

Time flies when you’re having fun, huh? Everyday there’s a new something to play with. Facebook, the Wii, instantly video-streaming movies directly to the LED TV which interfaces with NetFlix through More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Which Heroes Have Inspired Me The Most?

So I “updated” my Facebook profile page to the new look, and I’m not sure what’s really that different other than my Redskins Fan tab is missing. And since I was playing with this new look, More...

By David Gaines On Monday, December 27th, 2010

Blogs I Read and Wish I Read

A friend asked me the other day what a blog was. As I was explaining it to him, I probably confused him more. It’s like a journal, but it’s more than just personal stuff. Media outlets use it to say More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Meet Some of Najwa’s Cousins

Being a military brat, your life never sets anchor until you’re an adult and get that wanderlust out your system. Just as you get comfortable with your new surroundings, your new friendships and your new More...

By David Gaines On Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

So Much Said In So Few Words

Three days had passed since I first met this stunning girl at the movies. Instantly she caught my attention, yet for whatever reason, she said nothing to me — so I said nothing to her.  More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

Now You Can “Call” Me With No Phone

At the risk of exposing my age [whatever — I’m 35], I remember that in the 11th grade, connecting to the Internet wasn’t as easy as ordering an overpriced latte, an overpriced piece of cake and More...

By David Gaines On Wednesday, August 12th, 2009
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My Life According To Prince

Here we go again. Another one of those Facebook survey questionnaires asking random and useless questions and people reading them who have nothing better to do. Of course I normally ignore these, but then my homeboy More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

Another Round of Meaningless Questions

I used to have an aversion to those email and Facebook questionnaires, polls and surveys, but after reading so many other people’s answers, I find them more interesting. Them as in the person writing his/her More...

By David Gaines On Monday, April 20th, 2009

Trying to Catch Kutcher on Twitter

Lately I’ve been reading more tweets from those I’m following, and I gotta say, it’s pretty entertaining. Tami and Taru are pros. I’m trying to figure out where Shanna and the MingleBerry More...

By David Gaines On Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

Twitter Defines “Only Two Types Of People”

As I bring up Twitter more often with more people, my realization that there are “only two types of people” in the world started to make more sense. And each of those “only two types of people” More...

By David Gaines On Monday, April 13th, 2009

Does Facebook Make Students Score Lower?

C’mon now! Facebook users score lower on tests than non-Facebook users? And this conclusion is from a study of 219 Ohio State students out of 150 million and growing Facebook users? Let me go off on a tangent More...