No, You Can’t Borrow My Google Glass

I recently had a chance to play around with Google Glass while I wasn’t wearing my contact lenses. I squinted and tried my best to see the holographic screen that appears to float in front of the high-tech eyewear, but because of my nearsightedness, it Read More …

More Americans Getting News From Mobile and Social as Print, TV Decline

  The amount of time Americans spend on mobile devices and social networking sites is accelerating rapidly — and their news consumption habits are shifting accordingly. In a Pew Research Center survey of 3,003 U.S. adults, 17% said they accessed news on cell phone or Read More …

49 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

We’re quickly approaching the end of November, also known as the busiest shopping season of the year. Between Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, it’s a good time for holiday shoppers to get great deals on gifts. For those of you who were Read More …

How to Prepare for Interviews at Technology Companies

Adria Saracino is the head of outreach at Distilled, an Internet marketing firm. When not consulting on content and PR strategy, you can find her writing about style on her personal fashion blog, The Emerald Closet. Follow Adria @adriasaracino. If you think the best thing Read More …

Smartphones Extend Our Workdays by Two Hours

With smartphones and gadgets in hand, we’re having a hard time dropping our work load when 5 p.m. rolls around. Even after an average 9- to 10-hour work day, UK office employees report checking emails and taking work-related calls after hours, according to a study Read More …

Could Your Office Use This Lower Cost 3D Printer?

You might have heard of 3D printing and wondered what exactly it is. The concept of printing typically brings to mind a paper-printer spitting out documents stamped with ink. A 3D printer works like this: Designers create images of models on their computers and print Read More …

Survey Tricks People Into Arguing Against Their Own Opinions

If you’ve ever read comments on a political website, it can appear that people, in general, aren’t willing to see any viewpoint other than their own. They can almost seem incapable of fathoming how someone could hold an opinion opposite the one they have. But Read More …

3 Rules for Creating a Beautiful Online Portfolio

If you’re a creative professional — e.g. a designer, photographer, writer or advertising exec — you’ll likely need to show an online portfolio as part of the application process for any job. But no matter what field you’re in, having a permanent link where people Read More …

Want to Work for a Startup? 10 Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

Image: Mashable Composite istockphoto, 4×6 In startups especially, job interviews are just as much for the interviewee as they are for the interviewer. Because there is often a lot at stake for a new company, it’s wise to ask where you will fit in among Read More …

Apple Is Considering Renaming Beats Music, Not Shutting It Down

Apple is considering making changes at Beats Music, not shutting down the service.Image: Lester Cohen/WireImage Apple is considering making a bunch of changes at Beats Music, but shutting down the subscription streaming service isn’t one of them. “It’s not true,” Tom Neumayr, a spokesman for Read More …