Jaime Ng

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Ofcom tells mobile networks to sort out their customer service

Mobile networks have a lousy reputation when it comes to customer service. The moment you walk into a store it's all smiles and pleasantries, but once you're an established subscriber the experience can quickly sour. If anything goes wrong with your account or network access, or you want to switch …

Twitter’s Custom Emojis Make Their Debut As An Ad Unit With #ShareACoke

A few months ago, I wondered out loud if Twitter was missing the boat by not charging for its custom emojis. I mean, brands want to spend money on ads. I bet they’re salivating over having their own custom emoji on the platform. Wonder no more. Coke has gotten its own custom emoji (previously …

Social Media

This Sleeping Pill Commercial Is Absolutely Terrifying

Side effects may include... well, just watch the video, if you dare.<p>The advertising masterminds behind a commercial for the new sleeping pill Belsomra have put their heads together to sell you on the life-changing merits of their new drug.<p>What did they come up with? Word-pets. <i>Fuzzy</i> word-pets.<p>In a …

Why the Ad-Blocking War Could Hurt All of Us

The <i>Washington Post</i> is now reportedly restricting content for users who block their ads, forcing them to sign up for a newsletter or subscribe to the …

The one skill that made Amazon’s CEO wildly successful

As a child, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos spent his summers fixing windmills and repairing equipment on his grandparents’ ranch in Texas. Though …

Innovation

Chile earthquake kills 10 and one million evacuated

A million people were evacuated in Chile after an 8.3-magnitude quake struck offshore in the Pacific, killing at least 10 people and triggering tsunami waves along its northern coast.<p>Wednesday night's earthquake was the sixth most powerful in the history of geologically volatile Chile and the …

The World's Most Dangerous Roads

Imagine driving down a scenic road in some exotic, far-flung locale when around the bend the railing disappears, the road narrows to practically a …

What's the Difference Between Muesli and Granola? A Very Important Primer

Muesli and granola are both healthy breakfast option made with oats, but they're not the same! Here's a breakdown of what makes them unique—and how to make them at home.<p>Muesli and granola are both made with oats, nuts, seeds, and fruits. They're both healthy breakfast options; both are served with …

Apple's 'Move to iOS' app is getting heckled on the Play Store

If you ever wanted proof that the Android vs iOS feud is real, this is it. Apple released its Move to iOS app yesterday so Android users can easily migrate their data if they ever get an iPhone.<p>Seems like a nice ‘neighborly’ thing to do, right? Some Android users don’t think so. They have taken to …