Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Sexuality Sexually

On "Fifty Shades of Grey" And Discovering One's Sexuality – Dr.Villarreal

The wildly popular New York Times bestselling series Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James has garnered fans from all walks of life, becoming the fastest selling book of 2012.  The series centers around a young, impressionable woman who falls for a troubled, domineering older man, and aims to find out whether he is capable […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Zennie62 News

“7 Live”, KGO TV San Francisco’s Daily Show, Canceled

Yep, that’s right: 7 Live, KGO San Francisco’s Daily Show, Canceled. According to Matthew at the blog Six Times An Hour, and who worked for KGO in San Francisco producing content for 7 Live, this is what happened: Station management informed hosts (Lizzie Bermudez) Bermudez and (Brian Copeland) Copeland of the show’s cancellation on Wednesday, […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
tech tech crunch tech news TechCrunch Zennie62 News

Rick Bolander Is The Best VC You Never Heard Of

Who is Rick Bolander? When I say “venture capitalist” who comes to mind for you? Is it Peter Thiel, who was made famous by appearing in the movie The Social Network thanks to actor Wallace Langham? Is it Ron Conway, the much-loved, affable co-boss of Y Combinator, who, with business partner Yuri Milner, helped entrepreneurs […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
academy awards academy awards nominations academy awards twitter Zennie62 News

The Academy Embraces Technology with Oscar App

The time is almost upon us for the 84th annual Academy Awards, and while the show has yet to fully embrace social media – it has made some impressive leaps and bounds technologically speaking. I downloaded the official Oscar app last night, and I have to say I am rather impressed! It is available for […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
sunday night football super bowl super bowl ads super bowl arizona super bowl party Super Bowl XLI Super Bowl XLII Super Bowl XLVI Twitter

Social Media And Super Bowl XLVI, Good And Bad

Social media finally took center stage for a Super Bowl, so let’s see what was good, and bad, about the effort. The Social Media Command Center was the first of its kind and set up by the Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee. But it was more for monitoring than for publication. The YouTube channel, called […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Zennie62 News

How SOPA and PIPA Impacts You

So how does SOPA and PIPA impact you, the individual surfing the web and not necessarily contributing to web sites or doing any business or marketing on the web. Well, according to PC World one of the aspects that could have impacted you the most is being taken out: “The lead sponsor of the U.S. […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Zennie62 News

SOPA is bad

Here’s a bias blog post on a very hot topic. A topic that I care very much about and am deeply opposed to. The fact that Obama is not going to veto this appalls me and really makes me upset. Nancy Pelosi, Ron Paul, Wikipeda and Twitter are just a few against SOPA. SOPA is […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Entertainment Scandal Scarlett Johansson Zennie62 News

Scarlett Johansson Buzz Decreases After Nude Photo Scandal

Scarlett Johansson is getting a lot of publicity of the good kind, in the wake of the bad publicity caused by the email account hacking scandal that saw revealing private photos of the sexy star spread all over the Internet. But the problem for Ms. Johansson, and an issue for anyone in the business of […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
tech tech news YouTube youtube blogging youtube partners

YouTube Analytics Much Better Than YouTube Insight

There are an estimated 20,000 YouTube Partners, or people who make some level of money from the production, uploading, and distribution of their own original content videos. Zennie62 is one of YouTube’s first partner channels during the first year it was established, and that’s going all the way back to April of 2008, when the […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
dancing Dancing with the stars Dancing With The Stars 2011 Entertainment

Dancing With The Stars Results: No Hope Solo, No Care

Whatever the Dancing With The Stars results were, this blogger just didn’t care after Hope Solo’s elimination last week. How Ms. Solo was treated by the show’s producers was just plain criminal, but come to think of it, famous serial killers were treated better than Hope Solo was during her time on Dancing With The […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
YouTube

YouTube Creators Direction Is Unbearably White and Segregated

There was a time, not too long ago, that YouTube had something called the YouTube Partners Program, and was specifically directed at helping constant YouTube contributors to earn a living at making video content. There was also a time that YouTube was very focused on news organizations. Functions like YouTube Direct were pitched to news […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62

On Twitpic’s Confusing Terms Of Service

Twipic, the interesting and useful Twitter-based photo sharing platform, has a wild Terms-Of-Service document on its website that brings up more questions than answers. The basic question is, can a blogger use a Twitpic photo as the basis for a blog post or video blog post? The answer seems to be yes, but if you […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Klout Wordpress

Klout’s Major Fail: Ignores Self-Hosted WordPress Blogs

Klout, the scoring platform that keeps tabs on your social media performance by “monitoring” how often you create content on your blogs, and on major sites like Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook, has a problem. It totally ignores self-hosted WordPress blogs, like this one at Zennie62Blog.com. The system Klout set up asks one to install a […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Tout

Google Android Meets Tout.com Video Sharing App, iPad Next?

Tout.com, the 15 second video sharing website (of which this blogger is a featured user, or “Touter”) was originally launched in 2010 around an iPhone app. And even though iPhones sales dominated the smartphone industry for a few years, Google Android sales leaped ahead of iPhone sales in 2010, before “flattening out” as one publication […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Ad Age you tube

A Talk With Lucas Watson, YouTube’s Sales, Marketing Exec

After a good presentation at Ad Age DigitalWest on Tuesday, Lucas Watson, YouTube’s new Vice President Of Global Sales And Marketing, talked with this blogger in the dressing room at Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco. The focus of Mr. Watson’s visit to Ad Age DigitalWest on Tuesday, was to present YouTube opportunities to marketing […]