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Why Your Blog Is Important – Twitter Down, Facebook Slow

As of this morning, Twitter was experiencing extended downtime.  Even though the site is now back up, the downtime showed everybody just how important the 140 character updates (tweets) really are. So what did everyone do when Twitter crashed?  They more than likely fled to Facebook where they were welcomed with a slow response and […]

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How Social Media Can Be Used As Permission Based Marketing

I see three forms of social media that can be used by businesses for permission based marketing. You must realize that intrusive marketing and spam is dead – in fact, it doesn’t nothing more than make people mad. Why???  Because they didn’t ask to receive your information. Permission based marketing opens up a whole new […]

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INQ Launching Twitter, Facebook Phones (video)

INQ Mobile has just announced they are releasing new phones designed to make it super easy and convenient to socialize on popular sites such as Twitter and Facebook, and to quickly and easily connect to others through instant messaging. Basically, a phone designed to allow you to quickly connect to others and use the major […]

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The Marines Ban On Social Networking Is Only On Government Computers

I want to try to bring some balance and understanding to the latest news about the Marines banning social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook. A recent blog post at Digits – The Wall Stree Journal’s technology blog – stated that: The Marine ban formalizes an existing block on social-networking sites on its government computers, […]

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What Apple and LeBron James Have In Common

Question: What does LeBron James and Apple have in common? Answer: they both made the mistake of thinking they can keep information “silent” in today’s information age! LeBron made this mistake when he thought that he could keep a video leaking of Xavier’s Jordan Crawford dunking on him at some basketball camp (see video below). […]