Facebook’s Newest Content Blocker Replaces Baby Photos With…. CATS?


A new Google Chrome add-on blocks photos of babies, replacing them with jokes or political posts or photos of cats.Unbaby.me is like… well, it’s like “Virtual Contraception.”  According to MSN’s Tech and Gadgets blog, GeekTown, the add-on will replace baby photos on Facebook, the world’s most popular social network, with pictures of cats and whatever else it thinks is “awesome stuff.”My son is of an age when many of his friends are settling down, marrying and starting a family.  Still a b … [Read more...]

How Does Google Find Little Old YOU?


This is just too cool:  First, a nifty graph that shows you how Google finds you, wherever you are.   Then, click on this link to learn more and see a nifty YouTube video. … [Read more...]


Unless you’ve just come out from under a rock, you’ve probably seen a story—no, ten stories!—about Pope Benedict’s tweet.On June 29, the 60th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood, the Pope pushed the button on his iPad and—voila!—launched the much anticipated new Vatican website, news.va.I was among the Catholic bloggers who, at the invitation of the Vatican, attended the May 2 Vatican Blogfest where we were treated to a preview of the multimedia site, then still under development. … [Read more...]