EID100 – Module 5

What makes Tweetdeck an appealing application is its immense customizable features that enhances the Twitter experience. When using Twitter on the web or mobile device, you only have a singular column that shows you tweets and retweets made by people you follow. Whereas with Tweetdeck, the app gives you the option to optimize the interface…

EID100 – Module 4

Going into this experiment, I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect. After what was discussed in last Wednesday’s class, there seems to be a lot of shady, ‘behind-the-scenes’ web activity happening users are not aware of. After browsing the web for 20 minutes with the add-on Lightbeam running, I was surprised to see I have…

EID100 – Module 2 – Google Search

1. How would you search for an exact word or phrase? Put quotation marks around an exact word or phrase to search the web for the exact phrase in the exact order. For example: Note that certain relevant results may be excluded. For example, searching “ryerson university hours” will exclude “ryerson university library hours“.  …

EID100 – Social Media Etiquette

The introduction to social media platforms has revolutionized the way we communicate and exist within the online world. Although is no universal social media practice guideline, how you present yourself online should be a reflection of how you want to be perceived in real life. Just because it exists within the virtual realm, it doesn’t…