Zennie62Blog One Of CES 2014 Most Popular Blogs: Gorkana US

Zennie62Blog One Of CES 2014 Most Popular Blogs! Gorkana US, a UK-based pr and marketing research firm with offices in New York, used Gorkana Social Media Pro, its social media…

Brianna Keilar Gets CNN Anchor Role; Ali Velshi Slams CNN; Sara Sidner Maintains At CNN

(brianna keilar cnn anchor) Sara Sidner, Ali Velshi, and Brianna Keilar, all have two things in common: first, they all were at or are will with CNN, and second, I’m…

Joe Tuman Runs For Mayor Of Oakland

Joe Tuman, the professor and political television commentator, Oaklander, and friend of this blogger, finally decided to run for Mayor Of Oakland for a second time, and after almost saying…

Instagram Video Sharing Processing Problem Ignored By Media

Look, Facebook’s new Instagram Video Sharing app is great, but the media types drinking the KoolAid are either being dishonest – which is what happens when KoolAid is consumed –…

Facebook’s Instagram Has Video But It Has An Upload Problem

UPDATE: Media Ignores Facebook Instagram Upload Processing Problem Facebook’s Instagram has video, now. Is it too late to the game? Instagram, acquired by Facebook in 2011, held a press conference…

Vidoco, Tout, Vine: You Have To Use Them To Know Them

Vidoco, Tout, Vine are three of the many seconds-long video-apps that are available for use on your smartphone. I’ve used Tout for as long as, well, since it’s founder and…

Vitoto Video App Shuts Down; Failure Is A Badge Of Honor

On January 23rd 2013 this blogger was contacted by Vinay Patankar, the Founder and CEO of a new microvlog app called Vitoto regarding trying out the app, and providing feed…

Super Bowl XLVII: 49ers Over Ravens By A Hair

The Super Bowl will start in just over an hour and it’s going to be a close game. Prediction: 49ers by a hair over the Baltimore Ravens. Two very closely…

Presidential Inauguration 2013: Off To Washington DC Via Chicago

Presidential Inauguration 2013: Zennie62 trip got off underway with a stop in Chicago, a layover, really, until the morning, when I head to the airport to catch a flight to…

Social TV Will Never End..Unless You Cut Off Fingers

Social TV, the basic process of using your smartphone, laptop, or tablet to make comments on a TV show you happen to be watching at the time, is not something…

CES 2013 Is History; Ultra 3D, Samsung, More

CES 2013 is history, and as this blogger sits comfortably in the hallway at the Las Vegas Convention Center blogging, people, carts, and lift-trucks go by carrying things out of…

Presidential Inauguration: Zennie62 Credentialed To Cover Ceremony

Las Vegas, NV – The Presidential Inauguration will have a new media member, literally: Zennie62.com / Zennie62Media. As this blogger prepares to attend the second day of the International CES…

Sony At CES: Bravia HD TV, Xperia Z, 4K, Wow; Presentation Doesn’t

Sony has gained a reputation at CES for presenting great products and a fantastic presentation. (Zennie62 CES and NMX coverage by Tout.com) A presentation that was generally marked by the…

CES Twitter Hashtag Confusion: Uses #2013CES, Intel Buys #CES, Take Note #NMX

Well, talk about some real Twitter hashtag confusion: CES, the name of what some signs call “The Consumer Electronics Show” has used the hashtag #2013CES, with Gary Shapiro, the organization’s…

The Palms Hotel Has Las Vegas’ Scariest View

The Palms Hotel, where this blogger was for the AT&T Developers Summit Luncheon, has what is undoubtedly Las Vegas’ scariest view! (Zennie62 coverage of CES and NMX sponsored by Tout.com)…

CESUnveiled 2013 Largest Ever; Sennheiser, HzO, KidsGear, Ampjacket

CES 2013, held on Sunday at The Mandalay Bay Hotel, was the largest of its kind, ever. (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) There was too much to cover, so this…

CES 2013 Zennie62 Trip Starts Today; What’s CES?

CES 2013 is this week, and this blogger’s trip to the giant convention starts today! (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) But what’s “CES” anyway? “CES” really stands for “Consumer Electronics…

Tim Tebow To Introduce SOUL Electronics Line Of Headphones At CES

Tim Tebow’s coming to Sin City for CES 2013! (Zennie62 coverage of CES sponsored by Tout.com) New York Jets QB and Heisman Trophy Winner Tim Tebow’s making his first official…

YouTube Capture Created To Blunt Tout, Viddy, SocialCam Use

YouTube Capture was reviewed by this blogger last week. It’s designed as a new app for the iPhone and will be available for the Android soon. What it allows you…

Jae Son, Inventor & President of GoSmart, At CES 2013

Jae Son, Harvard PhD in Robotics and the Inventor & President of GoSmart, will be at CES 2013 to talk about his products and inventions (Zennie62 coverage by Tout.com) GoSmart…

Women in CE To Honor 5 Outstanding Women At CES Legacy Awards Reception

The Women In Consumer Electronics will meet at CES 2013 (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) January 8th Paris Hotel, 7-9 PM to honor five women who’s made significant contributions to…

YouTube Capture App For The iPhone First Test Vlog

YouTube has created YouTube Capture and perhaps as an answer to Tout.com, Viddy, Social Cam, and other smartphone-based camcorder devices. Whatever the case, it’s an easy to use app, but…

Zennie62Media and Tout Partner For CES 2013

Tout is back. The popular 15-second app and favorite micro-vlogging tool of this video-blogger is partnering with Zennie62Media for the 2013 CES in Las Vegas. But here’s a bonus: Zennie62Media…

Tout.com App’s Future: WWE, WSJ Media Partnerships

Tout.com, the 15-second video cross between Twitter and YouTube, is enjoying a very rapid growth phase fueled by its partnership with WWE Entertainment, the producers of the wildly popular wrestling…

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…

Does IZEA Really Partner With Real Bloggers? Remembering Las Vegas

Earlier today, It was suggested to me that I sign up with what appeared to be a kind of online app that allowed bloggers to be matched with potential sponsors.…

Could World Series Game 4 Be SF Giants Sweep?

World Series Game 4 is set to start in minutes, and the question of the day is “Can the San Francisco Giants sweep the Detroit Tigers and win the World…

Play 2012 Digital Media Conference Today

The >play 2012 Digital Media Conference is today at the UC Berkeley Haas Business School, and it promises to be an excellent presentation. The event is entirely student-run, and concerns…

The Role Of Blogs In Social Media

For some reason, many new to Social Media act as though blogs don’t exist. While the number of blogs has not diminished, there’s a lot of anecdotal evidence to suggest…

World Soccer Dribble Record Set: America Scores Draws 2,149

On Saturday, this blogger participated in a fun event: the America Scores effort to break the Guinness Book Of World Records record for number of people to dribble soccer balls…

On NBC, The London Olympics, And Social Media

On Monday, a panel of media-types, old media types, will gather for an event by the great organization, the San Francisco Chapter Of Women In Sports And Events, to talk…

Social Media, Restaurants, And Shopping Centers: A Call To Action

Good Social Media and restaurants involves a call-to-action. In other words, you have to use social media to get potential guests (note that I did not use the term “customers)…

Pantech USA’s BURST Android Offered By AT&T For 99 Cents; Has Problems

Pantech USA offers a neat looking but not well-designed-to-use Android-based smartphone called BURST that AT&T’s offering for 99 cents and has a set of annoying problems. This blogger’s Mother was…

Serena Williams Wins 4th U.S. Open In Dramatic Fashion

Thanks to a lot of WOOOS, by Victoria Azarenka, the World’s Number One Tennis Player, it looked like Serena Williams was going to lose the 2012 U.S. Open Tennis Final.…

Victoria Jackson Of Saturday Night Live Crashes DNC

As this blogger was heading to Time Warner Center for the final night of the Democratic National Convention, a woman passed by who had some kind of Bible verse written…