Tag: Social Networking

Dec 12 2011

Repercussions: Thinking Before Going Social

Image via CrunchBase Like 800+ million other people I’ve got a Facebook account. And I have friends and relatives, and acquaintances that I communicate with on Facebook, but it’s fantastically striking to see comments that are completely off taste, or see comments that but you flat back in your seat screaming “too much information!” It’s …

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Jan 13 2011

Hootsuite Announces an Affiliate Plan for Pro Users.

Hootsuite, the social networking website hub; managing multiple social connections and easily my favorite website for managing multiple Twitter accounts and other social connections has announced an affiliate program to give back to those users who refer user to them and sign up for a pro account. I like the idea of getting an award/benefit …

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Nov 05 2010

Review: Digsby – Instant Messenger [a must have]

Some people just don’t understand Instant Messengers. They’re either too complex, or there’s too many functions, or application terminologies to be really married to any one. The MAJOR Instant Messenger protocols, are from Microsoft, Google, Yahoo, ICQ, AOL, AIM, MySpace and Jabber. AND every single one wants you to download their Instant Messenger chat software, …

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Oct 29 2010

Social Networking with your Audio using Cinchcast.com

[Guest Blogger – Bryan Lee] Cinchcast.com or cinch as most people call it, is a service by the folks at BlogTalkRadio. The service is an audio-based one that allows you to record audio via a phone number, computer, iPhone or Android phone. Along with that, cinch also has some social media components where you can …

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May 13 2010

Facebook Is Destroying The Reputation Of Social Media

Facebook seems to be single-handedly destroying the fabric of social networking. The level of doubt in the operations of Facebook and its behind-the-scenes objectives seems to have all the members of Facebook asking serious questions about its privacy policies and what Facebook is actually doing with their information. A couple of years ago Facebook was …

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Mar 15 2010

Download: Rapportive – Social Plug-in For Gmail

When I don’t have to write access to my Thunderbird, with the plug-in for SocialMail, I like to utilize Firefox with the plug-in called Rapportive. It’s a plug-in for Firefox and chrome that replaces the ads in Gmail with user specific information and biographic information. It links up with Facebook, linked in, and other social …

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Mar 02 2010

Hootsuite comes to Android – FINALLY

iPhone users have enjoyed Hootsuite for a while, but the team of developers at Hootsuite have been nice enough to bring it to Android. Hootsuite integrates, social networking and communications in to one place, making it easier to manage your accounts. And in my opinion has done a great job by recently adding Facebook and …

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Feb 03 2010

Social Networking is ‘Big Brother’

Forget surveillance with the FBI or the NSA; watch for yourself. Data mining social networks for personal data, trends and comments to build a profile of you; a digital file of who you are and what you like. This is the stuff that’s not taken from you, it’s stuff you’ve provided freely. If you ever …

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Jan 21 2010

Facebook FINALLY let’s you reply via email

If you look at Alexa, Facebook is listed as one of the most popular websites in America, and around the world and one of the most perplexing things about Facebook has always been they would provide you with an email notification, but they wouldn’t let you reply. I don’t know about all the rest of …

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Jan 15 2010

Updates: Hootsuite keeps getting better!

Hootsuite added a new feature to the site. Hootsuite is a social networking hub that consolidates status updates; doing all of them from one spot with a smooth interface. Having to visit various websites to update your social status is a hassle and if your going to do stuff like that, it’s better to do …

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