Website Reviews

Website Reviews

BLACKLISTED: Bye, Inc Magazine, Shady Stories

Did you know that you can be just any old smuck and reach out to all magazines to try and get free press by pitching stories? This is when I

Website Reviews

HomeJoy: When a startup dies.

Is what happened to HomeJoy a sign of what’s to come with hundreds of other startups? Forbes had a great writeup of HomeJoy and their impression of what went wrong

Business

Stratos Card Review Takeaways from “Gizmodo”

Since there are so many of these little ‘do-it-all’ cards appearing out of nowhere, I think it’s our job to embarrass them when they mess up so badly.  And then

Tech & Startups

Tinder Takeaways from VanityFair’s “Dating Apocalypse”

Here are some of our favorite quotes from “Dating Apocalypse”. “Ew, this guy has Dad bod,” a young woman says of a potential match, swiping left. Her friends smirk, not looking

Tech & Startups

Is GlocalMe/uCloudlink a fake company that’s tricking consumers and kickstarter?

UPDATE Nov 20: Was this whole thing fraud? One of our users, John, left this comment: “What happened to the G2. All mention of it on Amazon is gone, and

Tech & Startups

ChefDay: When a startup dies.

While researching for another story we came across a startup called ChefDay which was launched invite only on July 10th, 2012. The startup promised to be “Fine-cooking made simple and fun”, it was

Tech & Startups
Software

Review: Magnises is marketing lies? Only 800 paid members?

Let’s break it down, shall we? If you haven’t heard of Magnises, then you haven’t signed onto Facebook recently, they are dropping some serious cash trying to make sure everyone knows

Website Reviews

Apple Makes Bad Things: iOS iTunes Connect

Background: This is a new blog series that highlights bad products that Apple makes. You make think that it’s only a few items, but in, reality Apple Apps and Products

Software

Apple Makes Bad Things: iOS Find My Friends

Background: This is a new blog series that highlights bad products that Apple makes. You make think that it’s only a few items, but in, reality Apple Apps and Products

Business

Apple Makes Bad Things: iOS iBooks

Background: This is a new blog series that highlights bad products that Apple makes. You make think that it’s only a few items, but in, reality Apple Apps and Products

Real Life

Caveat emptor: ASOS customer service is a joke.

The following post basically speaks for itself.  Kinda sad when the customer has to keep emailing the customer rep to get their attention. Source: Caveat emptor: ASOS customer service is a

Real Life

Apple Makes Bad Things: iOS Remote

Background: This is a new blog series that highlights bad products that Apple makes. You make think that it’s only a few items, but in, reality Apple Apps and Products

Tech & Startups

Is FriendsInTv.com yet another scam/Pay-4-Play job board?

I’ve started to notice quite the trend happening where job boards start to become pay to view any listings. We covered this before with Media-Match, but now another website has