Verizon Media the former owner of the microblogging and social networking site Tumblr announced yesterday that they will sell Tumblr to Automattic, the parent company of WordPress.com. The terms of the deal were not disclosed but there are rumours around … Continue reading Tumblr Sold to Automattic
In this short tutorial you will learn how to disable the new Reddit redesign that is pushed in our all faces by default. If you do think too that the old minimalist style of Reddit is what made it very … Continue reading How To Disable The Reddit Redesign To Get The Classic Reddit Design Back
This here is an interesting news for Reddit users. Reddit started to experiment with image hosting a while ago, it was possible to upload images in some subreddit communities. Today they announced that the feature will now be expanded to all other safe for work communities due to the fact that there is high demand. So, since today the feature is fully integrated in all other communities that are safe for work. Starting today you will be able to upload images of up to 20 MB or gif files of up to 100 MB. Check this link to see how … Continue reading You Can Now Directly Upload Images To Reddit
I had the idea to share some of my blog posts from the past from time to time. Let me start with something hilarious from the past. At the beginning of 2014 I was a bit upset about people on Facebook. There was this stupid beer challenge on Facebook. This happened in Germany on Facebook, people basically recorded themselves while drinking a beer in one go, and once they finished the beer, they nominated their friends to do the same. This idea went viral, and up to this day I am not sure if it was started by a stupid … Continue reading Blog Posts From The Past: The Stupid Viral Beer Drinking Campaign
This is not a news, Facebook has been criticized by German politicians for not censoring Facebook comments, or for not giving the right tools to censor comments on the own fan pages at Facebook. Currently all known German politicians battle with the ever-increasing amount of negative comments on their pages, and while it’s true, you can find hate speech, the majority of the comments are not hateful but written by people with justified worries and question. When Merkel talked with Zuckerberg, she probably didn’t ask for better moderation tools on Facebook pages to be able to delete the hate speech … Continue reading Does Merkel Know The Difference Between Meaningful Critique And Hate Speech?
There is a new fun way to send and receive tips and donations over the internet. The service is called ChangeTip and it’s basically a micropayments infrastructure for the web and they allow you to send and receive the digital … Continue reading ChangeTip, A New Way To Send And Receive Bitcoin Tips