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Is Flappy Bird Poised for a Comeback?

In the last two months, Information Space has published two posts about Flappy Bird. One about the craze surrounding the game, and another–only six days later–about how the creator of the game, Dong Nguyen, was going to take the game off the market. Well, Nguyen is back at it…playing with our hearts again. Check out… Read the full article…


A Week With Facebook’s Paper

A little over a week ago, Facebook announced its next major mobile foray: Paper. Sporting a full screen, graphic heavy, and seemingly fluid user interface, Paper is a departure from the traditional Facebook mobile experience. As the name subtly implies, the app will focus heavily on pushing news and media content to users. With many… Read the full article…


A Digital Dark Age: Are We on The Brink?

Imagine a catastrophic global electromagnetic storm cripples Earth’s digital information infrastructure. Sure, this may be a hackneyed conspiracy theory developed with apocalyptic imaginations, trumpeted by a nineties-era website, and supported by a healthy dose of pseudoscience–but it offers an intriguing thought experiment for what would happen if our digital records were suddenly and irrevocably destroyed…. Read the full article…


Google Apps for iOS: A Comparison with Native Apps

Apple and Google create the two most successful and best selling mobile phone operating systems. While Apple focuses strictly on iOS, and Google is responsible for Android, Google also has releases a number of apps that can be used on an iPhone. Some of the Google apps released for iOS seem to compete directly with Apple’s own offerings. This could… Read the full article…


Tumblr: Not Just for Teenagers

Actor Peter Dinklage may have let the cat out of the bag when he name-dropped Tumblr last April on one of NBC’s longest -running comedy programs, SNL. When a social media site has enough power to be mentioned by the staff of well-paid writers on a top national TV show, it seems the rug has been… Read the full article…


Chromecast: The Tell-All On This Google Game-Changer

You may recall from last week how I drove to a Best Buy outside of Syracuse to snag Google’s new Chromecast video streaming device the day after its launch. It has since sold out virtually everywhere online and in retail locations across the country. After spending some intimate time with Chromecast this weekend, I can say with confidence that… Read the full article…