joseph-stucker

I graduated from Boston University, majoring in Communications Studies and minoring in Sociology. I've worked in a library for six years, a museum for two summers, and interned at a digital content workshop. I spend all my time satisfying my Internet addiction and learning new things about anything and everything. Twitter: @jwstucker

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Tricked Out: Building your Dream Computer

Want to know what goes on inside that device that rules our lives? Check out our guide on how to build the computer of your dreams.

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Gadget Betrayal

Tom-Tom’s use of the data from their navigation devices is only scandalous or newsworthy because of the lack of a culture of awareness in our society.

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Ode to Google

In the end, the search engine/master of the universe will be the ultimate case study for our generation about how information is handled and disseminated.

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Are we to blame for ‘Facebook stalking’?

The Breakup Notifier app takes Facebook stalking to a new level and is immediately shut down. Still, the app got millions of downloads in its short lifespan, which begs the question: is it the privacy settings that are out of control? Or is it us?

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The Art of the TweetUp

The Urban Dictionary definition of a TweetUp is, “A gathering of nerds attempting social contact, likely for the first time. Usually disintegrates into everyone running to the nearest computer to type to one another.”