We understand; it’s been a busy week. Summer Fridays are starting, you had to put your AC unit back in the window, and you’re ready to catch some rays. So for those of you who just had to call your therapist for an emergency session after a certain Red Wedding last weekend, don’t worry. We’ve got you covered.
We at Mashable have rounded up the most important news of the week to keep you informed. Read below for 25 digital media resources, including a list of apps to help you renovate your freshly spring-cleaned apartment and a trick to up your LinkedIn networking game.
- Can Drones Save African Wildlife From Poachers?
A Kenyan nature conservancy plans to use an unarmed drone to monitor the area for illegal hunters.
- The Last of Us Is Raw, Real and Awesome
The Last of Us is a superb third-person survival game for PlayStation 3 that goes far beyond traditional games by making each choice important.
- How One Instagram Hashtag Fights Pollution
Jeff Kirschner started the Litterati Digitial Landfill with an Instagram hashtag. Now that hashtag is helping bring awareness to pollution around the world.
- This Is the NSA’s Legal Basis for Tapping Into Facebook and Google
The NSA’s legal basis for the PRISM surveillance program is rooted in a section of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
- Q&A With Zappos Labs on the Future of Shopping
A product and UX manager from Zappos’ San Francisco team shared her insights on the future of shopping and how Zappos Labs approaches innovation.
- You’re Being Monitored All the Time — Deal With It
The most surprising thing to me about this week’s revelations about the NSA wiretapping calls on Verizon and the agency’s PRISM program is that people are surprised.