Top 5 Podcast Apps for Android
safzath: Whether you’re new to podcasts or just tired of syncing the latest episodes to your MP3 player, there are plenty of “podcast catchers” for Andro… http://goo.gl/R8FxM
Mashable Seeks Graphic Design Rock Star
Is Facebook getting into the search business? →
bencrowther: Facebook and Google have gone head-to-head for some time now (hello, Google+). But the stakes may be getting even higher with a recent Businessweek report that Facebook is building a search engine. There is no timetable for this, but Facebook tends to move quickly. And the goal here is to take advantage of the mountains of content Facebook users create every day, including likes,...
NBA Brings Twitter Handles to T-Shirts in Pro...
LG's Flexible E-Paper Display Is Coming to Europe... →
LG has announced it has started mass production of its electronic paper display (EPD) product, with a planned launch in Europe next month. LG’s EPD is a 6-inch, 1024x768 e-ink plastic screen. It’s 0.7mm thick, it weighs 14g, and LG claims it’s resistant to scratches and drops from a 1.5 meter…
How Social Media Is Bringing Democracy to the... →
tenatuntitled: [brightcove video=”1535174586001” /] Mohamed Nasheed, the recently ousted president of the Maldives, has witnessed first-hand how technology and social media can organize civil society to create change and generate awareness. Nasheed became the first democratically elected president of the …
SOCIABILITY: HOW ACCESSIBLE IS SOCIAL MEDIA?
bcm310: Social media has pretty much taken over the world in the last few years. For lots of us, it’s part of our everyday routine—possibly even an addiction for some—and it’s a brilliant way to connect and share with almost anyone we want to. But for many people living with a disability, the world of social media is just out of reach. Listen in on this report from Life Matters on ABC Radio...
BCM310 Emerging Issues in Media and Communication:... →
bcm310: Facebook has more than 845 million active users per month and the number is growing steadily. But is Facebook really your friend? Critics say it destroys the notion of privacy and devalues friendship. But Facebook fans see the social networking site as a tool that enhances life and creates a true…
Social Media Was Born In The 1960's
socialmediarmor: Can social media be that old, I thought it started with FaceBook? Take a look back at where it all began. Read story here …
Langham Launches a New Social Media Campaign
digitalnerdisms: Langham Place Hotels is bringing guest interaction and experiences to a new height with its new social media campaign. Read the rest: Langham Launches a New Social Media Campaign
"JailBreak-iDevice News As-It-Happens on the Net":... →
jailbreak101: [Tumblr]: [iMore] Found an interesting article you want to share with iMore? Have a burning question about that feature you just can’t figure out? There is ALWAYS more happening just a click away in the forums. You can always head over and join in the conversation, search for answers, or… undefined
"JailBreak-iDevice News As-It-Happens on the Net":... →
jailbreak101: [Tumblr]: [9to5Mac] For the latest in iTunes software, hit your Software Update. You’ll receive iTunes 10.6.1 which makes everything better, including: * Fixes several issues that may cause iTunes to unexpectedly quit while playing videos, changing artwork size in Grid…
btt3improve: Google + public pages-edit/remove... →
btt3improve: So i found out how to change (edit, delete remove) the pictures on Google + public pages (not in the personal profile), randomly, you can’t try to edit/remove the pictures from the separators itself or designated area, they have a button there for that effect but it isn’t working, it’s just for…
How American Express Grows Its Massive Social...
digitalnerdisms: “Our mission is to be everywhere our Cardmembers and merchants are. To engage with them, service them, deliver unique value that’s shareable and create seamless digital experiences that surprise and delight.” -Leslie Berland, SVP Read more: How American Express Grows Its Massive Social Media Presence
Facebook Is Redefining Checkin Numbers for Pages →
Don’t panic if your checkins on Facebook plummet in a few weeks. Facebook is changing the way it counts checkins, photo posts and multiple visits in a short period to a location. Facebook confirmed that the way branded pages count checkins will change but didn’t respond to a question about whe…
Turn Your Tweets Into Toilet Paper -- for $35 a... →
[brightcove video=”1535211206001” /] Last year Bill Gates announced plans to revolutionize the toilet. Now one startup is attempting to revolutionize toilet paper -– by putting tweets on it. The service, called Shitter, will take one or more feeds from your Twitter account and print those…
PHP password generator
walkero: Today I had to create a script to create a large amount of unique passwords for a project. To be more specific, we needed more than 200000 passwords. So, I created a nice php script that does the job. These passwords were created in about 33mins on my desktop computer. Do you think it is slow? It would be great if you could provide any faster solution? The script has two stages of...
Live Map of Wind in the US →
somewhatclever: Really cool. It isn’t quite live (forecasts are updated every hour), but I’m super impressed. It’s also an excellent use of HTML5.
Being wrong is not the same as being creative, but if you’re not prepared to do...
Chrync synchronizes your Chrome bookmarks, tabs on...
safzath: Are you both a Google Chrome and Windows Phone user? Comfortable handing over your Google login details to some Swiss startup you’ve never heard of? Do you also have $2.49… http://goo.gl/Q4Fij
20 Over-The-Top Tweets About the Mega Millions... →
[nggallery id=4901] The chatter online and in offices across New York focused heavily on Friday’s mind-boggling Mega Millions lottery jackpot, which soared above half a billion dollars Thursday. And as the monetary sum has increased — to a world-record $540 million prize — so too has the amo…
Facebook to Halt Trading of Shares in Secondary...
From Twitter to toilet: Now you can wipe with your...
simonefavarin: Most of the tweets you read on Twitter are forgettable, at best. Some of them are pure gold and worth memorializing in some fashion. But how? A favorite? A retweet?… http://dlvr.it/1MzFwN
Twitter Admits 'Unfollow Bug' Exists [VIDEO] →
[brightcove video=”1534944240001” /] Having some trouble with Twitter lately? The company has recently confirmed a “follow bug” that causes some users to automatically stop receiving updates from the feeds they follow. The admission first came from a Twitter spokesperson speaking to The Tel…
smartrobbie: Wall-mounted printers create physical photos from Instagram feeds
Behind the Scenes of the World's First... →
Doctors at Houston’s Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital made medical and social media history last month by live-tweeting an open heart surgery for the first time ever. Dr. Michael Macris performed a double-coronary artery bypass on a 57-year-old patient. Meanwhile, colleague Dr. Paresh Pate…
Tumblr Hits 20 Billion Total Posts →
Tumblr has hit a major milestone — 20 billion posts — a huge increase from the 12 billion posts figure it reached in November. “Forgot to make a big deal of this earlier, but Tumblr crossed the 20-billion-post mark Monday night,” said a tweet from the official Tumblr account, with a link to…
Uniforms With Microchip Notify Parents If Their... →
In Vitoria da Conquista, Brazil, 20,000 grade school students have recently started wearing uniforms embedded with GPS chips similar to those used in pet trackers. The chips automatically send parents a text message as soon as their children enter the school grounds, or if their children are late…
My Wonderful Web-site: Beyond Likes: How Google... →
Measuring marketing spending used to be pretty easy, at least in theory: You’d run a big ad campaign and then see if your sales rose. If they did, great. If not, then you wasted your money. Social media has muddied the waters. A campaign may not do much for sales, but it…
Twitter War Heats Up Over Health Care Law →
While the United States Supreme Court forbids tweeting from its courtroom, thousands of people elsewhere have taken to Twitter to talk about the legal battle surrounding the Affordable Care Act, including top Republicans and Democrats. The two parties are now engaged in an all-out digital war to … undefined
10 Tips for Raising Money on Kickstarter →
Rusel DeMaria is the author of more than 60 books, and currently runs the High Score 3 Kickstarter project. Follow him on Twitter @DeMaria. Double Fine, the game developer, raised $3.3 million for its adventure game, Double Fine Adventures. InXile, a game development company, made $500,000 in …
Racist Tweets Result in 56 Days in Jail →
Ten days after posting racially offensive comments on Twitter during a soccer match, British student Liam Stacey has been sentenced to 56 days in jail. Stacey, 21, tweeted the comments on St. Patrick’s Day using the handle @LiamStacey9 after U.K. soccer star Fabrice Muamba, who plays for the B…
"JailBreak-iDevice News As-It-Happens on the Net":... →
jailbreak101: [Tumblr]: [9to5Mac] Micro Systemation, a Swedish security firm that helps police and military around the world crack digital security systems posted this video on how its software works. According to Forbes, a Micro Systemation application the firm calls XRY can quickly…
Higher Engagement with Facebook timelines →
How travel marketers calculate ROI on social media... →
IN THE MEANTIME: #Hashtag: Social Media Suggestion... →
seancatania: Using social media can be a simple and effective way to market a brand. Such social networking tools have seemingly fallen into the laps of corporations and have provided them with a new venue to connect with their customers on perhaps a more interpersonal level. That, however, was most…
Circl.es: Meet The Latest Dating Site That Uses...
What are your thoughts on schools going 1:1?
revolutionizeed: This means that every students and teacher would have a laptop or mobile device for them to interact with in the classroom! My school district just approved leasing Apple products for the next four years…
Facebook Friended by a Pervert? This App Lets You... →
So you get home from the gym to find a Facebook friend request from that cute guy you were flirting with by the elliptical machines. He’s nice, he’s charming, but something about him seems a little bit … creepy. How do you know he’s not a sex offender? Well, now there’s an app for that. …
Why Do 97% of People Fail At Network Marketing?? →
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BrowserQuest Is Pure HTML5 Gaming Goodness →
rem4me: Sorry IE, no BrowserQuest for you. But the rest of the browsers can play it! I don’t think the developers intentionally wrote the game to exclude IE. Rather, I think that, as usual, Microsoft is waiting for the HTML5 standard to be finished before it puts the rest of its HTML5 code into IE. The other web browser, which I’m surprised was excluded, is Mobile Chrome. Again, this wasn’t...
Pinterest Spammer Makes $30,000 in a Month →
A 24-year-old man who calls himself “Steve” makes more than $1,000 per day pinning Amazon product links on Pinterest, one of 2012’s hottest social networks. Taking advantage of the startup’s fast growth and optimal user demographics — consisting mostly of brand-savvy women with an annual hou…