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Food and Social Media: The Perfect Recipe
May 08, 2012

Food and Social Media: The Perfect Recipe

In the ever evolving world of social media, trends come and go however one remains consistent and that is taking […]

Google Drive: Another competitor in the world of cloud storage
May 02, 2012

Google Drive: Another competitor in the world of cloud storage

The latest tech craze seems to be the cloud. No, not those big puffy things in the sky. The “cloud” […]

Bloggers vs. Journalists: Can we end the debate?
Apr 24, 2012

Bloggers vs. Journalists: Can we end the debate?

By definition, a blogger is a person who runs or owns an independent blog based on opinion while a journalist […]

Klout: Is the hype over?
Apr 17, 2012

Klout: Is the hype over?

When I first heard about Klout, I’ll admit that I was pretty stoked (still sort of am). Oh who I […]

Facebook and Instagram: Let’s Not Panic Just Yet
Apr 10, 2012

Facebook and Instagram: Let’s Not Panic Just Yet

So Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion dollars. Boo freakin’ hoo.  While the owners of Instagram are ecstatic, the users […]

Could social exercising help you stick to your fitness goals?
Apr 03, 2012

Could social exercising help you stick to your fitness goals?

Now that it’s April it’s hard to believe the year began four months ago. It’s probably even harder to remember […]

Happy Birthday Twitter!
Mar 21, 2012

Happy Birthday Twitter!

  On March 21st, 2006, founder Jack Dorsey tweeted the first ever tweet on Twitter (back then called “twttr”). It’s […]

What is Google Play?
Mar 13, 2012

What is Google Play?

Is it a tablet? Google’s new secret wonderland? Nope. Although it would be cool to see a Google tablet, heck […]

Be careful what you tweet: they’re watching you
Mar 06, 2012

Be careful what you tweet: they’re watching you

If you tweet about the flu, police, or bombs, chances are your account is raising red flags at the Department […]

Follow Friday: what it is and how to make it meaningful
Feb 28, 2012

Follow Friday: what it is and how to make it meaningful

If you’re new to Twitter, you might find it hard to navigate the site, figure out how to tweet in […]

Surprise! Your iPhone app is stealing your data
Feb 21, 2012

Surprise! Your iPhone app is stealing your data

People are suddenly starting to realize something…their beloved iPhone apps are stealing their data. They’re outraged, pointing fingers, and the […]

Social Media, the web, and Valentine’s Day
Feb 14, 2012

Social Media, the web, and Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day, lovebird! Since Christmas, you’ve probably been wondering what you’re going to do for this special day and […]

Is Google+ right for your business?
Feb 07, 2012

Is Google+ right for your business?

There was a lot of excitement late last year when Google+ announced the ability to create brand pages. Early adopters, […]

SOPA Protest: The Web Goes on Strike
Jan 20, 2012

SOPA Protest: The Web Goes on Strike

Wednesday, January 18th – major Internet sites like Wikipedia, Flickr, Reddit, and Moveon.org went on strike to protest two key […]

Pinterest: Vision board of the future?
Jan 12, 2012

Pinterest: Vision board of the future?

Honestly, I wasn’t too impressed when Pinterest was first announced. I got a few invites that I immediately deleted from my inbox […]

Got a New Year’s Resolution? There’s an app for that.
Jan 04, 2012

Got a New Year’s Resolution? There’s an app for that.

The New Year is a great time to reflect on the past and embrace the coming year. It is also […]

Path 2.0: a personal diary on your smartphone
Dec 27, 2011

Path 2.0: a personal diary on your smartphone

When Path first launched, I was confused by what they were trying to accomplish and the purpose of their app. […]

Are You The Next Britney Spears of Google+ Pages?
Nov 30, 2011

Are You The Next Britney Spears of Google+ Pages?

Early this month, Google announced the launch of Google+ Pages as a compliment to their Google+ profiles and established a […]

Black Friday 2011: The Smart Shopping Guide
Nov 23, 2011

Black Friday 2011: The Smart Shopping Guide

As a self proclaimed shopaholic, I consider shopping to be a sport and often retail therapy. However Black Friday is […]

Is that the “real” you?
Nov 15, 2011

Is that the “real” you?

The great (read: addicting) thing about social media is the ability to connect with people from all over the world […]

Make Your Twitter Presence Soar
Nov 08, 2011

Make Your Twitter Presence Soar

With 300 million registered profiles and 460,000 signups per day, how does one stand out from the crowd and shine […]

Don’t let the Holidays affect your Social Media Strategy
Nov 01, 2011

Don’t let the Holidays affect your Social Media Strategy

The ghosts of the past and Halloween are now behind us. Most people are now getting their minds in gear […]

Do You Blip?
Oct 26, 2011

Do You Blip?

I look forward to Thursdays. It’s my day to geek out at the iPhone app store. Why? Thursday is the […]

Twitter Integration and iOS 5
Oct 19, 2011

Twitter Integration and iOS 5

The much anticipated iOS 5 software update was released last week and Apple fans everywhere rejoiced and waited patiently (upwards […]

Why They Left Facebook
Oct 11, 2011

Why They Left Facebook

It seems that every month or so Facebook makes a slight change. We grumble, complain, and eventually move on. Last […]