Art

Mad Men Finals - Don Draper

Last Season of Mad Men

A few days ago, on Sunday, April 5'th 2015, just started the last installment of Mad Men franchise, one of the best TV shows ever aired. It is a general conclusion that it is one of the best because of the high professionalism of people involved and the awards it received up to this moment. I wanted … [Read More...]

Motion Picture

Mother and Brother - Laurence Fuller

Mother and Brother – a Winning Short Drama

Mother and Brother is an indie short movie presented at Arizona International Film Festival this year (2015), where it deservedly won the "Best Dramatic Short" Award. It was directed and written by a debutant named Dustin Cook. You know I don't spoil anything, and because I also have in mind to … [Read More...]

Flash!

Smartphones and Apps

Facebook Drains Your Smartphone Battery

I have recently noticed (yesterday, actually) a "news" article on my Google News, regarding the AVG antivirus software firm which attracted the users attention on accessing Facebook through the mobile browser. Of course, the article was second hand already, the info being taken from Business … [Read More...]

Life

Pope Francis is welcomed by mufti of Istanbul Rahmi Yaran

Pope Francis Doesn’t Love the Turks

"We will not allow historical incidents to be taken out of their genuine context, and be used as a tool to campaign against our country," are the words said by the Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan after Pope Francis urged the Christian European Lieders to recognize the killing of "up to 1.5 … [Read More...]

Blogging

adsense adverts into blog posts

How To Create Shortcodes for Adding Adverts in Your Posts

If you are not blogging just for pleasure, you need to display ads on your site, on your sidebar, on your header, wherever you consider them necessary. In order to protect your Wordpress site from being penalized by the mighty Google, you have to display your ads moderately. I'm sure that almost all … [Read More...]

Social Media

Google Giant

Google Plus – a Fall from Grace

I have never considered myself a nagger regarding every single change in social media, I have always thought that every change is a new step through progress. I have rarely complained, but I have tried to highlight something wrong when I saw it. Of course, we can be more subjective than objective, … [Read More...]

Travel

Playa del Carmen, Mexico

10 Disappearing Beaches

When seas rise, beaches disappear. And even setting climate change aside, scientists predict a twenty-five–thirty centimeters rise in ocean levels by the end of this century. And for each two and a half centimeters the ocean rises, a beach gets on average one meter narrower. You may add to that sinking coastal lands, increasing violent storms, and humans interfering with natural beach architecture by dredging channels and building seawalls and jetties, and you'll have a recipe for … [Read More...]

The Shadows

Herman Van Rompuy and Mark Zuckerberg

About Modern Censorship

Half of my life I lived under a regime of dictatorship. As a kid I didn't feel it that strong, growing up I have discovered it insane. Beside any stupidities concerning the rulers, censorship is what I hated most. When Gorbachev launched his transparency in politics platform, people started to see hope in the near future. An apparent lack of censorship begun to manifest after December 1989, when CIA with help from key Romanians overthrown Nicolae Ceauşescu, the "King of Communism". They fixed it … [Read More...]