Category Archives: Marisa Hivner

Attention shoppers: Sale at Ideeli.com

By MARISA HIVNER We always see those commercials on television for Marshall’s, where you can get department store brands at a great low price. But do you ever wish you could get something with a bit more quality for the … Continue reading

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Convert videos to mp3s at no cost

By MARISA HIVNER Have you ever heard an original song uploaded on YouTube that you just had to have on your iPod, but there was no link to download or purchase the song? In the case that this scenario should … Continue reading

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Get your daily dose of FAIL at failblog.org

By MARISA HIVNER Ever wish you could watch America’s Funniest Home Videos whenever you wanted to? Well, just short of buying the series DVDs, you can always get your daily dose of hysterical fail at failblog.org. Created in 2008, failblog.org … Continue reading

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Find the best with FindTheBest.com

By MARISA HIVNER Taco Bell or McDonald’s? Have you ever found yourself faced with a difficult situation like this, where you really just don’t know which to pick? Wouldn’t it make your life so much easier if you could just … Continue reading

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So many social networks, so little time

By MARISA HIVNER Google may be the most visited website in the world, but Facebook is No. 2. It’s probably more popular than Google, anyways, as it would seem that today’s youth are consumed by the idea of constantly refreshing … Continue reading

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It’s Friday, Friday, Friday!

By MARISA HIVNER By now, I’m sure everyone is familiar with the 16th most downloaded song (currently) on iTunes, “Friday” by Rebecca Black. After going viral on YouTube with over 48 million views, Black has supplied pop culture with an … Continue reading

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Let’s get…frisky? Check out TheFrisky.com

By MARISA HIVNER “Things That Are Funnier Than Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino,” was the headline that caught my eye as I put my studies on hold to peruse the Internet. I can name a lot of things funnier than Mr. … Continue reading

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Is anyone up? I don’t want to know!

By MARISA HIVNER Is anyone up? Don’t take that the wrong way. Or maybe you should, as the creator of IsAnyoneUp.com would want you to do. IsAnyoneUp.com (proceed with caution) was created by Hunter Moore, a self-proclaimed “professional life ruiner,” … Continue reading

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Anonymity? Just ask Anonymous …

By MARISA HIVNER It’s amazing what can be done on the Internet, in particular with anonymity. Just ask Anonymous. In 2003 on the Internet forum 4chan.org, Anonymous was born. Anonymous is an Internet meme, generated by a large and unknown … Continue reading

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California court rules free Internet porn legal

By MARISA HIVNER Oh, February, the month of love; it’s the time of the year where girls just want to be romanced and boys are thinking about what’s in their pants. And on that inappropriate note, let’s talk about a … Continue reading

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Christopher Lee: how not to use Craigslist

By MARISA HIVNER What makes the Internet so awesome? Could it be that almost any and all information is just a click away, or could it be that it keeps people connected in ways that the snail mail of the … Continue reading

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Torrenting, a new way to get stuff you don’t want to pay for

By MARISA HIVNER It’s safe to say that the price we pay for entertainment has skyrocketed over the past few years; I mean, I remember when I could see a movie, at 8 p.m., for $6. That’s a matinee these … Continue reading

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Bubba the Love Sponge Show: A new way to get your news

By MARISA HIVNER Let’s face it, the news just isn’t attractive. People today want to be entertained and news is far from entertaining, it’s boring. Fortunately for the working-class males of Florida with an obscene and inappropriate sense of humor, … Continue reading

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Last.fm: An innovative way to discover new music

By MARISA HIVNER Oh music, one of the best things about living. It’s inspiring and absolutely delightful, and my unquenchable thirst for more consumes me. So, how does a raging music enthusiast such as myself get a fix? Last.fm, of … Continue reading

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