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Tinder: The Student Experience

Tinder: The Student Experience

Recently, the Digital Tattoo Project team reviewed online dating and Tinder, the popular mobile dating app that has taken thousands of singles (and their smart phones) by storm. To find out a little bit more about Tinder and what makes the app so popular, particularly among young singles, we interviewed 4 UBC students on their […]

From Tacos to Amazon, Your Personal Robot Butler

From Tacos to Amazon, Your Personal Robot Butler

Is that Santa’s Reindeer I hear? Nope, it’s just Amazon new delivery drones.

Digital Dating: The way of the future?

Digital Dating: The way of the future?

Are you single? Ready to mingle? Tired of searching for Mr. Right (or Mr. Right Now) with depressing results? Well, why not try digital dating. From the convenience of your laptop or smart phone, you can let cyber cupid take the wheel and join the millions of individuals that currently use dating websites and apps to mix and mingle […]

Lulu, a flipped experience or more of the same?

Lulu, a flipped experience or more of the same?

The popular website and mobile app Lulu wants to even the playing field for women only by allowing them to critique the men in their lives .

Google Me

Google Me

Employers are looking you up before you even interview. Will they like what they see?

Geotagging: What are your photos saying about you?

Geotagging: What are your photos saying about you?

“A picture is worth a thousand words.” We’ve all heard this saying before, but in a world where everyone aged nine to ninety is equipped with a smart phone and social media account (or five), this age-old phrase takes on a much more literal meaning. Nowadays, GPS satellite technology is embedded into so many of […]

Site Orientation Prezi

Site Orientation Prezi

New to Digital Tattoo? Explore our newly redesigned site with our interactive Prezi.

Image courtesy of UBC Library Communications

September Refresher

A new school year is upon us, and with it all the resolutions that we hope to tackle before the next eight months sneak by. This term, in addition to hitting the gym, adopting better study habits, and cramming in 8 hours of sleep a night (yeah right), the Digital Tattoo team challenges you to […]

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Back to School Background Check?

How much would you pay to discover what others can find about you online? In the case of New York High Schoolers looking to apply to the Ivy Leagues the answer can be quite a lot.

Online Dating Scams

Online Dating Scams

Online dating scams are harming thousands of Canadians. What do you know about the people you meet online?