13 of the best scary books for Halloween or anytime

Halloween is a great time for scary books whether you are looking a spooky book to give away for All Hallow's Read or something to read yourself. Because it's been a while since I've read a lot of scary books, I asked people on Facebook and Twitter to name their favorite scary books. Here is … Continue reading 13 of the best scary books for Halloween or anytime

13 best Halloween people to follow on Twitter

I'm always looking for the most interesting people to follow on Twitter, and to get ready for Halloween I looked for some spooky people to follow on Twitter to get us all in the Halloween mood. Here are 13 of my favorites. If you are looking to get your Twitter feed ready for Halloween you … Continue reading 13 best Halloween people to follow on Twitter

The Internet’s Own Boy: A movie everyone online should see

The Internet's Own Boy is a documentary about computer prodigy, Internet pioneer, and activist hacker Aaron Swartz, but even if you've never heard of Aaron Swartz you should see this movie. The story has implications beyond the short life of one man. Through the passion, drama, and tragedy of Aaron Swartz's life The Internet's Own … Continue reading The Internet’s Own Boy: A movie everyone online should see

7 interesting people to follow on Twitter

Last year I posted a list of 40 interesting people to follow on Twitter. At the risk of offending many of my unlisted Twitter friends (who are incredibly interesting to me but possibly less so to the public in general), here are seven more interesting people to follow on Twitter. Well, technically six people to … Continue reading 7 interesting people to follow on Twitter

5 more fascinating true stories

I previously made a list of 40 fascinating true stories, great documentaries uncovering the details of interesting lives and activities. Below are 5 more documentaries I recommend. Many films from both lists are available for streaming via Netflix or Amazon Prime, which is particularly good news for those who will trapped inside avoiding a "polar … Continue reading 5 more fascinating true stories