Facebook Readies For New Year’s Eve Traffic

Facebook Readies For New Year’s Eve Traffic

0 / December 31, 2011

Although several parts of the world are already settled in to next year, with the turnover in each country rolling across time zones, many have yet to hit the milestone- and storm social networks, ringing in the new year. In […]

Movie box office take serious slap to the profits, queue the blame piracy stories

Movie box office take serious slap to the profits, queue the blame piracy stories

0 / December 30, 2011

Over the past years we have had the MPAA shout to the moon, and anyone without a brain and would listen to them, that piracy is killing the movie business, the only problem was that every time they would trot […]

N-Control Issues Statement Completely Disavowing Ocean Marketing

N-Control Issues Statement Completely Disavowing Ocean Marketing

0 / December 30, 2011

In this fallow week of scant tech news and even scanter regular news, the story of “rogue” PR agent Paul Christoforo and the Avenger gaming device has captivated the attention of the internet in a way only giant flameball trainwrecks […]

Half of Freelance Journalists Say Pay Went Up in 2011

Half of Freelance Journalists Say Pay Went Up in 2011

0 / December 30, 2011

A lot of the news regarding media and employment prospects in 2011 has been bleak- layoffs, cutbacks, job-killing mergers- but one sector is doing pretty well. It seems a lot of the casualties of media downsizing struck out on their […]

North Korean Media Alters Kim Jong Il Funeral Photograph

North Korean Media Alters Kim Jong Il Funeral Photograph

0 / December 30, 2011

While some pundits of old media often attack new media advocates for a lack of fact checking, aggregation of content and other non-traditional story gathering techniques they often ignore a culprit far more sinister, state run television. It’s within the […]

New York Times ‘Spams’ 8 Million Customers, Apologizes

New York Times ‘Spams’ 8 Million Customers, Apologizes

0 / December 30, 2011

The New York Times had an embarrassing mishap earlier this week, when an email intended for a small pool of customers- about 300- was accidentally sent to 8 million email addresses. If you’ve sent any significant amount of email in […]

Spotify Year In Review: Most Popular Music Streaming Tracks By Country

Spotify Year In Review: Most Popular Music Streaming Tracks By Country

0 / December 29, 2011

2011 was an amazing year for Spotify, they launched with major label support in various countries including the United States, they integrated with Facebook for social music sharing purposes and they surpassed 2.5 million paying subscribers. Now as a big […]

Ever wondered what an Android user looked like? Welcome Mr. Android 2011

Ever wondered what an Android user looked like? Welcome Mr. Android 2011

0 / December 29, 2011

We all have a mental picture of what various geek type people look like when associated with certain tech brands. You know, the Apple artsy type, the Linux kid in the basement of his parent’s home, and the dorky looking […]

Occupy Facebook? Protesters Plan a Social Network

Occupy Facebook? Protesters Plan a Social Network

0 / December 29, 2011

Does it seem to you like even three months later, those pesky occupiers are everywhere? Perhaps because sometimes, they are. And while the movement has scattered for the time being as frosty weather sets in to much of the northern […]

Reddit Eyes Congress As Its Next Target For Punitive Action

Reddit Eyes Congress As Its Next Target For Punitive Action

0 / December 29, 2011

Last week, Reddit (with a little help from the rest of the internet, including the Cheezburger Network and a tiny site you might have visited once or twice, Wikipedia) helped encourage web users to transfer more than 70,000 domains away […]

Singapore Press Holdings Files Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against Yahoo

Singapore Press Holdings Files Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against Yahoo

0 / December 29, 2011

Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) on Wednesday filed a copyright infringement against Yahoo! claiming that the company plagiarized the company’s various publications. SPH, owners of the Singapore Straits Times and various other publications filed their suit to fight a counterclaim filed […]

Ocean Marketing Obliterates Online Reputation By Strategically Angering a Single Customer

Ocean Marketing Obliterates Online Reputation By Strategically Angering a Single Customer

0 / December 28, 2011

It used to be that you could incidentally be a dick to one insignificant customer and it was no big- your secret would remain safe and you could rest assured in the knowledge that one dude could take his business […]

Giving a monetary value to your Klout score makes it even sillier

Giving a monetary value to your Klout score makes it even sillier

0 / December 28, 2011

So, do you know what Klout is, or what your Klout score is, or even how much that score is suppose to be worth? I’m betting that if you have been hanging around the whole social media world for any […]

Facebook Dominates 1 of Every 7 Online Minutes

Facebook Dominates 1 of Every 7 Online Minutes

0 / December 28, 2011

You’d have to be under a pretty big rock not to know Facebook dominates much of the social web experience, a hub for communications, socializing, self-promotion, gaming and pretty much every other web activity you can imagine. But a new […]