Guest Post: Bicycles & Facebook – How It Used To Be & How It Is…

Schematic Diagram of a bicycle.

Schematic Diagram of a bicycle. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“The automobile is not a luxury, but a means of transportation!”
Ostap Bender, 1931, Udoev

I remember, when in 90s many things suddenly became cheap. It became cheap to get a Zenit SLR camera in good condition, and the crappy compact was much more expensive. Continue reading

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Guest Post: Uzogh’s Rant against Slacktivism

I hate Facebook mostly because of the way they fuck my brains there. And the people who do this are people, whom I know, respect and enjoy talking to in real life, people, who are very pleasant and nice personalities around a table, in various life-events and generally in life. But for some reason, when they login to Facebook – they undergo a transformation. Continue reading

YouTube: Internet Download Speed Doubles in Armenia

Internet speed in Armenia continues to grow at a mind-blowing pace. A direct indicator of this comes from the statistics provided by YouTube, according to which average download speed of videos from Armenia has reached about 3.2 mbps in March 2012.

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Turkish guy makes a fool of Turkey as France steps closer to criminalizing Genocide denial

As the French parliament passed a bill criminalizing the denial of the Armenian Genocide, a Turkish guy’s hillariously failed attempt to post pro-Turkey messages in an Armenian group in Facebook have grabbed the attention of Armenian social networks and blogs. Continue reading

Yerevan’s Mayor Promoted to Job in Moscow

Armenia -- Yerevan's Mayor Karen Karapetyan, Yerevan

Yerevan's Former Mayor Karen Karapetyan

Yerevan’s mayor Karen Karapetyan resigned last week offering an explanation to his fans (and he did have a lot of fans in fact) on Facebook, which basically read like – he got a better job offer in Moscow. Continue reading