Tag: facebook


The 2011 Digital Advertising Landscape

Read our “6 Predictions for Digital Advertising in 2011″ on Mashable. As we continue deeper into a recession, we will see more deal-based advertising. Groupon and LivingSocial were right to make those inroads early. Sites like Gilt Groupe and PLNDR are being really innovative with their sales strategy, and it’s paying off for them. Location-based [...]


the effect of social media on elections in 2010 and beyond

With the November election season quickly approaching, one has to wonder just how much of an impact social media platforms will have on the upcoming results. I had the pleasure of attending the “Going Viral: How Campaigns Are Using Social Media” yesterday evening at the Jack Morton Auditorium on the campus of George Washington University. [...]


Facebook likes

I think Facebook needs a better way of keeping track of users likes. Shouldn’t these be saved somewhere we can see them after they get pushed down the feed? Shouldnt we have a tab or something called “Likes”. Likes are similar to how I save links on delicious, it’s just that much easier when a [...]


Facebook Stories

http://stories.facebook.com/ Well, the big day is here: Facebook has reached 500 million users. To put that into perspective, by recent estimates, there are 309,723,000 people currently living in the U.S. It’s no wonder that there are nearly 65 million people “liking” things every day and more than 25 billion pieces of content shared each month [...]


The Real Life Social Network by Paul Adams

Google researcher says friend groups may give it a window to best Facebook Paul Adams, lead for User Research for Social at Google, shared a presentation a few days back that was picked up by Venture Beat among others. Google researchers found that people typically have between four and six friend groups and only between [...]


The Social Network movie trailer

A story about the founders of the social-networking website, Facebook. Justin Timberlake stars as Sean Parker. Jesse Eisenberg plays Mark Z. “You don’t get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies.” thesocialnetwork-movie.com/


Sony Dash featuring Facebook

The Sony Dash featuring Facebook was spotted in Justin Bieber and Sean Kingstons new video for “Eenie Meenie”. Interesting that hardware and social media have become so desirable that such artists would flash it like jewels. I first saw the Dash at this years CES.