Putting the Social Back Into Social Media

By |July 1st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Putting the Social Back Into Social Media

It is a move that will make personal social media users happy and create angst for the businesses and non-profits that use social media […]

Facebook Patents Slang Dictionary

By |June 22nd, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on Facebook Patents Slang Dictionary

Facebook recently received a patent that is getting a little attention. It is a piece of software that scans the social media site for emerging terms […]

Social Content Going Live

By |March 15th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Social Content Going Live

The trend seems to be all about live content. After year’s of YouTube pushing old and older content, Twitter’s Periscope live-streaming app got the […]

Findable Data on Facebook

By |December 23rd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Findable Data on Facebook

Facebook has unleashed a new function that will make everything you post publicly to the site searchable. This interesting information came from Tech Insider in their […]

New AI Assistant

By |August 31st, 2015|News, semantic|Comments Off on New AI Assistant

Artificial intelligence continues to evolve and affect many parts of our lives. Recently Facebook announced M, an artificial-intelligence powered assistant programmed to do your bidding. This […]

Artificial Intelligence in the Social Media Realm

By |July 22nd, 2015|News, semantic|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence in the Social Media Realm

Twitter is making artificial intelligence efforts a priority. They are seeking experts to fill out a new team called ‘Cortex.’  Business Insider brought this […]

Friends of Friends

By |July 10th, 2015|News, semantic|Comments Off on Friends of Friends

Most online social and dating networks match users with each other based on common keywords and assumed shared interests based on their activity. However, […]

Show Me the Money

By |March 30th, 2015|News, Technology, Term lists|Comments Off on Show Me the Money

By 2025, the Winklevoss twins, more known for their legal battles with former classmate Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook, predicts a “cashless society” will dominate with the virtual currency bitcoin.

Does Email Have an Expiration Date?

By |May 17th, 2012|News|Comments Off on Does Email Have an Expiration Date?

As technology advances and social media becomes even more prevalent in our day-to-day lives, where does that leave email? There are many people I know who say they don’t use stand alone email for anything. They rely completely on Facebook to communicate with friends, family and business associates. Personally, I do find myself having more conversations on the social media guru’s site than using my personal email account. The relationships are different and therefore the communication is different. So in the battle of social vs. email, who will win? And what will be the results of that win?

The Social Network

By |April 27th, 2012|News|1 Comment

When someone mentions social networks, Facebook has to pop in your mind. Jonathan LeBlanc’s book, “Programming Social Applications”, would lead one to assume (yes, I know the dangers lurking there) that this would include Facebook. One would be wrong.