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The Rise of #Hashtags (No Longer the Pound Button Online)
The # is the most abused symbol used on the internet. Users either don’t know what that symbol is (it’s pound, right? Like on the phone?) OR…… Read more “The Rise of #Hashtags (No Longer the Pound Button Online)”
Osama bin Laden dominates social media for (hopefully) one last time
Dubbed one of the world’s greatest terrorist masterminds, Osama bin Laden was finally “taken out of the picture” in Pakistan on May 2nd, 2011 by U.S. Navy…… Read more “Osama bin Laden dominates social media for (hopefully) one last time”
Facebook wants to be the new Groupon?
In a recent article by the NASDAQ community, Facebook has released a feature on their website allowing users to access “Facebook Deals.” The feature has the potential…… Read more “Facebook wants to be the new Groupon?”
Social networking deja-vu
On Sunday night I was playing intramural soccer when I challenged the player with the ball and in doing so, I re-tore my right ACL that was…… Read more “Social networking deja-vu”
Facebook: The Crimestopper
This past week there were a few stories about how Facebook has helped Iowa police departments to capture various disturbances: • A few days ago a South…… Read more “Facebook: The Crimestopper”
Social media in law—is it more trouble than it’s worth?
A month or two ago, it was revealed in the University of Iowa’s student newspaper, the Daily Iowan, that Apartments Downtown, a business in Iowa City, IA, would be…… Read more “Social media in law—is it more trouble than it’s worth?”
Facebook, the “new” news source
Facebook just may very well take over the world some day. I believe that Mark Zuckerberg and his team are completely capable of this and well, I…… Read more “Facebook, the “new” news source”
Facebook, the new FBI?
For those of us who have a Facebook account we are used to the constant changes that the Facebook creative team keeps making every few months or…… Read more “Facebook, the new FBI?”
How effective is advertising via Facebook and Twitter?
This past year I have been the Publicity Chair of the student-organization, Colleges Against Cancer, on the University of Iowa campus. I was a part of the…… Read more “How effective is advertising via Facebook and Twitter?”