| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Nick Cannon will be among those judging this year's Shorty Awards in March. Nick Cannon has joined the Real-Time Academy, which presents the Shorty Awards for social media....
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Like a lot of children, when I was in preschool, I enjoyed telling other people what I knew. There were a couple of occasions when I proudly told strangers my first, middle and last names; how old I was; my address and the names of my parents. Luckily,...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:32 AM
What is it? Gas Buddy allows users to report gas prices at fueling stations across the United States and Canada. Price: Free Platforms: iOS 3.0 or higher; Android 1.5 or higher; BlackBerry and Windows phones. Info: www.gasbuddy.com With the national......
| May 4, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Food FYI: It's Cinco de Mayo somewhere...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Zooey Deschanel featured in Marie Claire. Dior hires Raf Simons to replace John Galliano. Fresno is obsessed with beauty. And more....
| Jun 14, 2012
We talk often about how the Chicago Tribune works in print and on our formal website. But two recent weekends also highlight our regular social media presence.
For the NATO weekend, we staffed a 24-hour social media desk Friday morning to Monday night to...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:36 PM
In our digital age of smartphones and text messaging and Facebook and Groupon, relationship experts say so many people are making major dating mistakes, especially on a first date.
Chrissy Tebbe just got engaged to the love of her life, even if the...
| Dec 6, 2011
Before you hit the mall or spend a dime on gifts, Essence's senior finance and careers editors Tanisha A. Sykes stops by to share some smart holiday buying tips.
The holidays are upon us! Before you spend a dime on gifts, take note of...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
It was a year of coupon madness.
Hampton Roads shoppers wanted to know everything about couponing, and they emailed, called, and attended classes throughout the year.
How do you organize coupons? Where do you find coupons? How many coupons can you use...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:08 AM
When "John," a gay man from a southern town in the U.S., stumbled upon Grindr, a location-linked app for gay men, he saw it as an opportunity to meet like-minded people in his hometown.
"I thought it was neat because you got to see the proximity of...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:55 PM
It is just part of the daily routine for Summer Kirkwood to use the "check in" function on her mobile Facebook to let friends know where she is and what she is doing.
"it is just a way to stay connected," the Dallas real estate agent, said.
| Dec 2, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Friday marked only 65 days left until the Super Bowl spotlight will shine on Indianapolis and Indycar is already getting in on the excitement.
A total of 32 IndyCars have been wrapped with the graphics of each NFL franchise team, like the Arizona...