poptech: “I come here today because I am excited about data, but also because I am terrified. I am terrified that we are having progress without culture in the world of data.” Jer Thorp is a data artist in residence at the New York Times who explores the boundaries between science, data, art, and culture. His work has appeared in the Museum of Modern Art in Manhattan.
Corporate Social Media Success Stories →
2013: The Year Of Social HR →
ggerik: This is a nice summary of the future state of HR and corporate sensitivities around internal/external social. While I don’t think we will see significant inroads for all of these suggestions this year, I do believe personal branding and technology will make significant strides in the corporate structures in 2013.
The Barbarian Group - Social Media Hot Sheet: TBG... →
tbghotsheet: Rising Privacy Concerns WHAT WE SAW: 2010 saw the start of the Arab Spring, in 2011 it was Occupy Wall Street, and towards the end of 2012, it looked as if the Internet was going to revolt over, wait for it, Instagram’s new Terms of Service. If you missed the hullabaloo, Instagram released…
The Museum's Ivy: Museums need bloggers. →
woven-ivy: This morning, a small group of bloggers — me, Flow, Ning, Jerhwin, and Marcelo (Richard would have tagged along but he got sick) — sat in a coffee shop and briefly talked about the Metropolitan Museum of Manila and one of its small programs, Blog @ Met. The Blog @ Met is an exclusive…
firstmoveronline: Digital Marketing - A Guide through the Battlefield of Internet and Social Media: Facts and Figures
… According to social media data guru Niall Cook, ‘Mainstream media is more a...– How Washington went social in 2012: the top 10 moments in politics and technology (via blackfabioink)
farahmoans: random firefox tab report #1 →
farhaha: Gonna start reporting my browser tab line-up. To keep it truly random, I will use my Gramma’s emails as a trigger to report. No closing tabs, I promise. Just the raw truth. So, no. No more shame about our internet use. No more private browsing, no more incognito mode, no more keeping a Google…
A New SEO Approach to Google’s Semantic Search...
almiron: Google has made several changes and updates to search engine algorithms, which will greatly affect how sites will be crawled and how SERPS recognize a particular keyword. These recent changes will also impact how keywords will be ranked and it will transform how SEOs conduct their keyword research and analysis.http://seb.tl/ICI8pg #domainnames
Google BigQuery: Running SQL-like Queries Against...
nosql: Announced at GigaOm Structure Data event, Google launches a new BigData service named BigQuery: BigQuery enables businesses and developers to gain real-time business insights from massive amounts of data without any upfront hardware or software investments. A quick bullet point list of BigQuery features and limitations: BigQuery is ideal for running queries over vast amounts of...
Rasmussen: Romney 49%, Obama 44%
kimpriestap: According to the Rasmussen Daily Presidential Tracking Poll of likely voters, this is the rolling average over three days: The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Tuesday shows Mitt Romney earning 49% of the vote and President Obama attracting 44% support. Three percent (3%) would vote for a third party candidate, while another three percent (3%) are...
18 Stats On The Mobile Market You Need To Know...
maxchiu: From: Milagro Mobile Marketing via b2bmarketinginsider.com
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DM2 Studios Blog: Google Is On The Cusp Of Losing... →
dm2studios: via businessinsider.com Last night Samsung become the world’s largest phone maker, and likely the world’s number one smartphone seller. Analysts estimate Samsung shipped 44 million smartphones last quarter. Apple sold ~32 million iPhones to customers. We don’t know how many…
FWD Thinking: What Does Your Social Media Presence... →
mbooth: Have you ever seriously considered what your social media presence says about you? If I had to summarize my social media presence it would probably say something like, “I am a pint-sized social media enthusiast willing to try out any cool new social networking site at least once. I also have a…
Facebook App Supporting MBC (Metastatic Breast... →
mattmayer5: Facebook is introducing a new App that will allow people with MBC to connect with others around the world. This connection can help bridge the gap with any questions and concerns that an individual has with MBC. This is a great App that will help educate people on a MBC. Video explaining the App is included in the article. Source: Zoe Fox April 27th, 2012
Are Your Marketing Efforts Too Desperate? →
Yahoo Says Patents Facebook Bought Were Just To...
NBA Playoff Teams' Seasons in Social Media →
InfoGraphic: The incredible shrinking Yahoo
almiron: To me, although the brand is doing, in my opinion, some of the smartest work in frictionless sharing that I’ve seen, a series of PR and personnel disasters over the past few years have really left the company on shaky ground. Let’s run through their catalogue of errors before we get to the juicy infographic I found.http://seb.tl/Iqo5uv #domainnames
Bite-size missions and surprises key to mobile... →
fuelink: “Our belief is that mobile is no longer the third screen,” Patrick Moorhead, senior vice-president and group management director for mobile platforms with DraftFCB, declared to kick off his presentation. “What we’re seeing now is that the mobile device is the first device that consumers turn to nine times out of 10.”
How social media is changing sports
ddenson: via kttape.com
The Value of Opinion On Social Media —... →
sharonhayesdotcom: One of the things that makes social media both unique and just like all the other forms of communication is the fact that people rely on their friends and acquaintances to gather information on things that they should buy, eat, and go to. The more involved companies are in social media, the greater the trust factor can increase. There have been many studies done on the trust...
How to Maximize Your Facebook Engagement
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Pifalo: Seamless, Sandbox and SRCDOC: New IFRAME... →
pifalo: In the current draft of HTML5 (http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/the-iframe-element.html April 27, 2012), there are three new attributes for the IFRAME tag: seamless, sandbox and srcdoc. The goal of using the new iframe attributes of seamless, sandbox and srcdoc is to provide some protection…
Is Twitter ruining journalism or are journalists... →
michellejourno: Back in summer 2008, just days after I returned from participating in UNITY’s (formerly known as UNITY: Journalists of Color) student projects one of my peers sent me an invitation to join a newly launched site called Twitter. I didn’t “get it” at the time and ultimately I passed it off as yet another social network gimmick that would never grow into something momentous or gain...
Jol * Novel Insights: Where is the ‘You’ in... →
elcojol: One month ago I blogged (See Post!) about a shift in the entertainment industry from professionally produced entertainment forms to locally uploaded entertainment from you and me, which is set to change the revenue model for advertisements for the entertainment industry. The deals which…
Paago Invoice: Small business advice on Social... →
paagoinvoice: To understand the problem that small business owners face with their use of social media, consider how many sites exist, what they each promise, and how many of them ask for the same information. Already strapped for time, entrepreneurs and business owners are asked to establish profiles, explain…
Keep Your Files Safe With Voice-Authenticating USB... →
geekinfotoday: Keep Your Files Safe With Voice-Authenticating USB Drive http://t.co/o0LMJLiU | http://bit.ly/IeFGVb | April 27, 2012 at 09:28PM
After four years as President of Tumblr, John...
safzath: In a post appropriately shared on Tumblr, John Maloney has announced that he’s stepping down as President of the content-sharing site. Maloney has filled this role at Tumblr for the… http://goo.gl/amMn2
DealBook: Facebook’s Profit Falls 12% Ahead... →
Facebook’s profit fell 12 percent in the first three months of the year, owing to a broad rise in expenses, the company disclosed in its latest amended prospectus.
Are Brain Waves and Heartbeats the Future of... →
Is it the right time for Amazon to launch a... →
A little over a year ago, Amazon’s appstore made its way to the public thanks to Android devices. While the appstore had seen plenty of success before its smartphone launch, it was obviously only a matter of time before Amazon made the digital retail location available right from the phone. And now, earlier this month, a new report…