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    Reviews,  Technology

    Tinder For Friends? My Experience With Hey Vina

    I have an embarrassing confession to make. I don’t have a lot of female friends. I used to have male friends but over the last few years, both the male and female have left my life, for a variety of reasons. Sometimes it was a difference in lifestyle that changed the dynamic of the friendship. With others they behaved inappropriately once social networking became an everyday part of life and put you in the path of people you wouldn’t normally associate with (I’m looking at you, partner of my sister’s best friend who thought it was acceptable to send suggestive comments to my inbox). Sometimes, the friendship just fizzled out…

  • Guest Posts,  Technology

    Why Twitter Friends Are Special – A Blog By Twitter’s Smacula

    Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Smacula! So when Lacey asked me to write a post for her blog, I thought I’d write about Twitter friendships. Since I only moved to the country six years ago, and to Oxford two years ago, Twitter has played a big part in me making friends, not just in the city and the country, but all over the world. It is also interesting and close to me because I often have to face the question of how I have never met most of the people, how I don’t even know if they are real people or not. Yet I have taken the leap of faith…