Since 1993 the nation has celebrated “National Take Our Children to Work Day.” The “National Take Our Children to Work Day” is recognized on the fourth Thursday in April each year. In 2003 the “National Take our Daughters to Work Day” expanded to also include boys. Most companies allow both girls and boys to participate since the beginning, renaming the day “Take Our Children to Work Day.” Continue Reading →
Comparison shopping for auto insurance is not on my list of top fun things to do. It use to be agonizing to do comparison shopping for auto insurance and worse when you buy a new car at the dealership and don’t have the tools needed to shop around. Fortunately a new start up, EverQuote™, is your new go to when shopping around for auto insurance nationally. Continue Reading →
This week during Facebook’s F8 Developers conference they released the new Chat Extensions feature for the Facebook Messenger platform. This is great news for the Food Network and foodies alike! Now users will be able to use the Food Network bot to integrate recipes suggestions, inspiration, and meal planning into their everyday Messenger conversations with family and friends. This means no more back and forth texting on what to bring to a potluck with a group of friends or family for instance. Continue Reading →
The annual Facebook Developers Conference, F8, was April 18th and the 19th in San Jose, CA. I rarely attend developers conferences since that is not my expertise but I always love reading the recaps. It always amazes me how many clever and innovative ideas, platforms, updates and new features that are either being developed or about to be launched for Facebook.
Since I was not there this year I don’t have a first person recap of the event but I have something better, a direct recap from Facebook by Yuji Higaki. Below is his recap for day one of F8 and I strongly suggest (if you’re interested) to watch some of their sessions as well. Continue Reading →
Lately there has been some buzz about delegate account recovery yet not many people know what it is and how it will impact your daily login to various sites. I started researching “delegate account recovery” and found Facebook not only has a great definition plus overview of it they also have an outlook of what they hope the future holds for passwords. Continue Reading →
The Moontower Comedy Festival starts tomorrow and goes through April 22nd in my hometown, Austin, Texas. The line-up is pretty fierce and has such performers like Brian Posehn, Ralphie May, Colin Quinn, Margaret Cho and many other great comedians. To check out the full line-up and to buy tickets or badges to each show click here. Continue Reading →
I received this press release from Ashley Chloe’s team about their contributions for this Earth Day and wanted to share it with you all. Ashley Chloe has partnered with Water.org during Earth day for a unique offer. Earth day is on April 22nd and between April 22 and 30th, Ashley Chloe will donate 10% of all sales to Water.org. Continue Reading →