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Hotel Finn Invites Bloggers For Job To Stay In Rooms

Hotel Finn, a newly-renovated hotel in Helsinki, Findland, gets social media; seeks bloggers! Regular readers of this space know that this blogger has made sponsorship agreements with hotel brands in the recent past and tied to events like Comic Con or the NFL Draft. The idea is to produce video content about that event, and […]

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Ryan Lanza (Facebook, Video, Photos) Is The Sandy Hook Shooter; His Mom Was Teacher At School

UPDATE: RYAN LANZA NOT SHOOTER, ADAM LANZA SAID TO BE SHOOTER. a href=”https://zennie62blog.com/2012/12/14/ryan-lanza-facebook-video-photos-sandy-hook-shooter-99673/ryanlanza2012-nov/” rel=”attachment wp-att-24867″>According to Wolf Blitzer on CNN as this is blogged, the Sandy Hook Shooter’s name is Ryan Lanza. His Facebook page has been located which is where these photos are from. Ryan Lanza, according to his Facebook page, went to Quinnipiac […]

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Facebook Is Down As Of 5:55 PM EDT; Google Must Be Laughing

For some reason Facebook is down and the word’s spreading via Twitter. Oh, Facebook’s not working? Let’s all go on Twitter and complain about it!?!?! — Matt Rogers (@CaptainRiggers) December 10, 2012 Reports in: Facebook appears to be down… at this time, no information as to why it is down. — Anonymous Press (@AnonymousPress) December […]

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Miley Cyrus Turned Me On To Pheed, MySpace-Like Social Network

That’s what happened. Famed actress and singer Miley Cyrus was tweeting about Pheed (a new Los Angeles-based social network started by China-based internet entrepreneur O.D. Kobo) she joined, so this blogger followed the link from one of her tweets. This one… I just opened my Pheed channel, check it out pheed.com/MileyCyrus1 — Miley Ray Cyrus […]

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Social Media Over Traditional Journalism, Old Media, As News Source

Social Media has officially replaced traditional journalism and Old Media as the first news source of choice. Or so says a cool infographic created and distributed by Schools.com. The infographic, which you can see below, reports that over 50 percent of people surveyed get their breaking news via social media rather than traditional news sources, […]

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TechCrunch Traffic Up 36 Percent Due To Facebook IPO News

Don’t look now, but TechCrunch – the blog founded by Michael Arrington, who in 2010 then sold it to the Tim Armstrong and Arriana Huffington-ran AOL, and the same Huffington who Michael recently called a “touchy psychopath” for her then-heavy-handed role at the tech blog, chasing off Arrington, and bloggers Sarah Lacy, Paul Carr, and […]

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Facebook Must Fix The Faulty Friending Algorithm

Facebook’s friend algorithm is poorly designed, and to a degree that this blogger finds consistently annoying. Really, it’s not just the algorithm that tells you that you’re “friending” people you don’t know, when you do know them, it’s the very website which prompts you to ‘friend’ the same people the system then says you don’t […]

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Occupy Wall St. Fights / Arrests Live From New York City #WhileWeWatch

Live video from your iPhone using Ustream Streaming by Ustream Streaming Live by Ustream Streaming Live by Ustream Why is #whilewewatch Watching #OccupyWallSt Media? Tim Pool Arrests being made now Live from Wall St, NYC ! #whilewewatch Click here > www.timcast.tv As of 10:48pm EST 9 arrests have been made at the #OccupyWallSt protest in […]

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Facebook Buys Instagram: Implications For San Francisco And The Bay Area

Yesterday, Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg put out a blog post announcing that his company spent $1 billion to acquire Instagram, the popular smartphone-based photo-sharing service. Moreover, the organization made even more famous in the movie The Social Network, gave the small, young, San Francisco-based organization a combination of cash and stock. This has […]

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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 […]

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Miss Representation

This video needs to be seen by everyone, women especially. Whether feminist or not – all women should be able to appreciate this video: Miss Representation 8 min. Trailer 8/23/11 from Miss Representation on Vimeo. It talks about how the media portrays America and informs that Afghanistan and Iraq have more women in government positions […]

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Google+ Is New Entity To Facebook – Eric Edge

Facebook’s Manager of Global Communications Eric Edge took time to talk with this blogger at DigitalWest, the first West Coast-based conference for the trade magazine Advertising Age. In the video, Edge gave kind of a quick overview of where Facebook is today, saying that the social network is “in a really good place.” “The value […]

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Shaker Wins TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield; Trippy, CakeHealth

AMAZING. Shaker, the Facebook application that turns the social network Facebook into the second coming of Second Life, won TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 Startup Battlefield. The more detailed blog post was put off because it was time to party. And for good reason. It’s not often in life that a friend of yours is involved in […]