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banjo

Banjo: find out what’s happening befo...

Apr 14, 2014No Comments1442 Views

(Social Media) Banjo helps recognize trends before they're trends, by reading signals. They've been around for a bit, but new funding could give them the boos they need to go mainstream.

social media gods

Which social media god or goddess are you?

Apr 14, 20141 Comment1676 Views

(Social Media) While these deities are sent to Earth to mock our culture's social media use, the truth is that we all fall somewhere on the spectrum (even if we don't want to)...

google plus view count

Google+ adds view counts to profiles: how y...

Mar 31, 20142 Comments1501 Views

(Social Media) Google+ has added a tricky little number to all users' profiles - know what it means and how to turn if off if your number sucks.

facebook

Facebook’s new news feed means new im...

Mar 24, 20142 Comments3478 Views

(Social Media) Facebook has launched a new look for news feeds, which means new requirements for image sizes so that your pages don't look sloppy.

designed you

Designed You: this startup says no one care...

Mar 20, 2014No Comments1860 Views

(Social Media) Designed You is not only a beautiful destination for your social media efforts with a single URL, but they're claiming that the resume is dead. Fascinating.

selfie

In which cities are the most selfies taken?

Mar 13, 20141 Comment1875 Views

(Social Media) Selfies are a trend you can love or hate, but in some cities, it is more popular than others and marketers have a narrow window of opportunity here.

facebook

One Facebook post costs a Florida man $80,0...

Mar 09, 20141 Comment2144 Views

(Social Media) Facebook and other social networks are home to endless venting sessions, but in one case, it cost a family $80,000. Ouch.

selfie nation

Selfies, belfies (what?), and everything el...

Feb 28, 20142 Comments2411 Views

(Social Media) Selfies are so popular that they already have subcategories like "belfies," but smartphones are still used for email and calendars.

whatsapp

5 WhatsApp alternatives for those who don&#...

Feb 27, 2014No Comments920 Views

(Social Media) Although WhatsApp will remain a standalone app despite Facebook buying them for billions, some people don't trust Facebook and are quickly seeking alternative platforms.

tweets

Athlete ‘embarrassed’ by favori...

Feb 26, 20141 Comment1163 Views

(Social Media) The Cardinals' pitcher has recently been flamed for "favoriting" porn pics on Twitter, but we bet that like many, he didn't know it was public. Here's how to check your own "favorites" out.

cuss words

1 in 13 tweets contain a cuss word, F-bomb ...

Feb 23, 2014No Comments730 Views

(Social Media) Cuss words on Twitter happen at twice the frequency as offline, but why? Is it men or women that are guilty here?

facebook

Vlogger says he has proof that FacebookR...

Feb 10, 20148 Comments6751 Views

(Social Media) Facebook has upset businesses by showing the status updates on their Pages to fewer people unless they pony up, but one vlogger says he has proof that even if you pay, the followers are illegitimate.