Facebook WiFi

Why Facebook’s free Wifi play will actually work

It’s a nut that they’ve never been able to crack. Facebook has long wanted to be the hub for everything local...
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Foursquare and MoMA team up for a NYC scavenger hunt

The Museum of Modern Art currently has exhibitions for Henri Labrouste and Le Corbusier, two architects that had a huge influence...
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Instagram Video

Instagram’s new video feature cuts the Vine

This week, the very popular picture-sharing app Instagram, launched a new video recording function feature. This is a direct response to...
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Businesses need seven social accounts, not dozens, hundreds, or thousands

In the early days of search engine optimization, the pitch that many companies used was very appealing. “We’ll get you listed...
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Online Creeper

I always feel like somebody’s watching me – and they do it virtually

The social media explosion means that it’s easier than ever before to keep in touch with old friends and to hook...
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2 min read

If you focus on 4 social media sites, you have 99% of your marketing covered

One of the biggest problems faced when businesses try to use social media as a marketing tool is that there are...
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1 min read

Foursquare adds promoted updates

It has been challenging for Foursquare to make money. The popular location-based check in app has made news, generated buzz, and...
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Ways you are part of the CRM funnel without even knowing it

As a smart consumer, you’re probably aware that you’re being “managed,” but what you might not realize is what big business...
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2 min read

Kevin Rose moved to Google Ventures

Kevin Rose has always been known as an “ideas guy”. His ventures haven’t always paid off as well as they could...
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Foursquare makes things easier for businesses… at a cost

Merchant tools on Foursquare are free and the company claims to want to always keep them that way. It’s challenging for...
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Should Facebook buy Foursquare?

With the recent purchase of Instagram, Facebook now has the capability to control a vast majority of the social media world....
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1 min read

Foursquare hits the big one-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh

Your service is probably pretty fly if you’ve hit ten million users, and Foursquare as of Monday has become such a...
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Foursquare hits 10,000,000 members

The location-based social network Foursquare announced today that they had broken the 8-digit user mark. To commemorate, they created the infographic...
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Question Mark

The Big Questions 7 Social Media Sites Must Answer in 2011

To say social media will be bigger in 2011 is like saying a 5-year-old will be bigger when she’s 6-years-old. It...
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What Everyone Gets Wrong About Foursquare

Criticisms of online services as terrible, soul-destroying corruptions of a once pristine glorious past have become so common now, they’re essentially...
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2 min read

Facebook Predicts Its Own Immortality with Places Chances are, by now, you’ve taken Facebook Places for a spin. If you haven’t, Facebook really, really wants you to,...
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Foursquare Will Find You. No Matter What.

Foursquare’s looking for a search suitor, and Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo are all on board to whisper sweet nothings into the...
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How Foursquare Will Become the Google of Local

On the web, small, seemingly insignificant things can have incredibly wide-reaching effects. A small ad placed next to a search result...
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