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Twitter Backlash Over CNN And MSNBC Talking Heads: STFU

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- Jon Graef, Twitter users tell CNN anchors to STFU during health care summit Here’s but a sampling of the discontent that as arisen on Twitter with CNN (note: if these are your handles, and you don’t want it to appear here, send us a DM @CNCollegenews): @thisisrobthomas: cnn...
Twitter Backlash Over CNN And MSNBC Talking Heads: STFU

Marketers: Here are 10 offbeat holidays to celebrate in June

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As marketers, your job is to be creative, creative, and more creative. Before a campaign is even launched, you’re already looking for ways to further the creativity and boost performance. Add to that those ideas that are churning around in your head about how phase 2 of said campaign can...
Marketers: Here are 10 offbeat holidays to celebrate in June

Evri spins out SportStream with $3.5M from Paul Allen

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Seattle startup Evri was founded in 2007, designed to help people make better sense of news and information. A lot has changed since then, especially given the rise of tablets and mobile computers. Now, the company is evolving, announcing today that it has spun off a new social sports startup...
Evri spins out SportStream with $3.5M from Paul Allen
With Pinterest integration, Viralheat lets marketers monitor pins

Reed Hastings Won't Face SEC Penalties For Facebook Post

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And the agency clarified its social media rules in a report issued today. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings escaped enforcement action by the SEC over his Facebook posts detailing information about the company that wasn't reported in the company's public filing, the government agency announced today. Hastings' actions came under...
Reed Hastings Won't Face SEC Penalties For Facebook Post
Xbox 360 “Kinects” You With Media With New Voice Features

Simply Measured gets frisky, steals Playboy from Radian6

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Seattle startup Simply Measured today announced that it has won a key piece of business from rival Radian6, taking over the social media analytics for iconic media brand Playboy and its social media agency Social House. “We’re excited to work with such a large and successful media outlet, and we’re...
Simply Measured gets frisky, steals Playboy from Radian6

Poll: What do you think of the new iPhone 5?

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Apple’s unveiling of the new iPhone 5 certainly got tech geeks chattering, with social media channels lighting up with hundreds of thousands of comments about the new device. But is it actually a good fit for you? There’s been plenty of criticism that Apple didn’t really show off anything that...
Poll: What do you think of the new iPhone 5?

Google updates Santa tracking algorithm, reopens North Pole privacy debate

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Old Saint Nick may be full of mystery and magic most of the year, but as soon as December 24th rolls around, all eyes are on the jolly fat man, especially in this era of always-on social media. Sure, it's not the first to track Santa, but Google's been...
Google updates Santa tracking algorithm, reopens North Pole privacy debate

Social media monitoring firm Visible Technologies raises $5.5M

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Social media monitoring firm Visible Technologies has raised an additional $5.5 million, bringing total funding in the company to $57.5 million. Existing investors, including WPP, Ignition Capital and Investor Growth Capital, participated in the round. The funding came in conjunction with the acquisition of Cymfony, a Kantar Media company that Visible purchased...
Social media monitoring firm Visible Technologies raises $5.5M
Samsung sets up $4 million contest to stimulate app development for Galaxy Tab and Note
We are all part of The Echo System system ystem stem...

10 LinkedIn Shortcuts For A Post-Twitter World

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By now, we’ve all heard about Twitter’s little break-up with LinkedIn – and discovered the consequence in our now tweet-free LinkedIn timelines. As social media marketers, this adds a new wrinkle to our already hectic days of trying to juggle multiple social media channels. LinkedIn may... Please visit Marketing Land...
10 LinkedIn Shortcuts For A Post-Twitter World
Gripevine takes on Radian6 with Resolution1, a dashboard for 'hearing' & resolving customer issues

The Rising Cost Of Mobile Data For Enterprises [Infographic]

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Every business has to count dollars and cents. Even little expenses can add up quickly and over run the bottom line if left to run amuck. And as smartphones become the norm in the businesses large and small, overhead is now measured not just in extra paper clips and printing...
The Rising Cost Of Mobile Data For Enterprises [Infographic]

You Don't Have To Use Google – Here Are The Alternatives (GOOG)

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Google just made a huge change to its search engine, which now favors results from Google+ along with regular search results. It's called "Search Plus Your World." Companies like Twitter are crying foul over the changes. They say it unfairly shifts focus away from other social media channels like Twitter and skews...
You Don't Have To Use Google – Here Are The Alternatives (GOOG)

Bottlenose 2.0: Taming The “Share-pocalypse” With A Smarter Social Media Dashboard

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There’s a lot of noise in our social media channels. I’m busy clogging up your Twitter feed with my deep thoughts, your friends are sharing their one-millionth baby picture on Facebook, and Scoble is filming startups in your living room on Google+. There is unfathomable amount of data being produced...
Bottlenose 2.0: Taming The “Share-pocalypse” With A Smarter Social Media Dashboard

Can brands evolve from digital advertisers to mass communicators?

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Social media advertising is all the rage today, but Jeff Dachis, CEO and founder of marketing consultancy The Dachis Group, questions whether brands are really getting the concept. Inserting what are essentially billboards into people’s Facebook feeds doesn’t count as true engagement, he said Wednesday at GigaOM’s paidContent Live conference...
Can brands evolve from digital advertisers to mass communicators?

Weaponless defense: React Mobile app notifies contacts, keeps you safe in emergencies

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A weapon, pepper spray or even your fist may not be the best way to keep you safe in times of trouble. It might just be an app on your smartphone. That’s the thought behind Seattle-based React Mobile, a free app that essentially turns your smartphone into an SOS device. “React...
Weaponless defense: React Mobile app notifies contacts, keeps you safe in emergencies
5 lessons marketers can learn from the 2012 presidential campaign

Last Chance to Register for Social Media Marketing Boot Camp

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Are you new to social marketing and want to learn how to drive sales and engagement through social media channels? Then join us for our online Social Media Boot Camp, happening October 18-December 13. This 8-week e-seminar consists of keynote webcasts, how-to sessions, and small group discussions designed to help...
Last Chance to Register for Social Media Marketing Boot Camp

Social Media Companies Have Absolutely No Idea How to Handle the Gaza Conflict

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(Screencap: Twitter) After announcing their intention to attack Hamas on Twitter, the Israeli Defense Force began military operations in Gaza yesterday. The Alqassam Brigades, Hamas’s military arm, also has a Twitter account, and the two have been engaging in a sparring match on the platform that elevates typically meaningless Twitter...
Social Media Companies Have Absolutely No Idea How to Handle the Gaza Conflict

SPONSOR MESSAGE: Analytics for the CMO - How best-in-class marketers harness data to drive profits

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How to integrate SEM with emerging media channels This white paper discusses: How web analytics can transform your business Becoming insight-rich through data How to create a “single version of the truth” Download now » Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article....
SPONSOR MESSAGE: Analytics for the CMO - How best-in-class marketers harness data to drive profits

Nimble 2.0 Looks To Give SMBs A CRM Platform That Actually Does Social Right

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There are few aspects of growing a business that are easy. But when you think about the big picture, one of the most significant challenges — besides hiring attractive, productive interns — is customer acquisition. Not every business scales like Facebook; many have to fight tooth-and-nail for every client, sell...
Nimble 2.0 Looks To Give SMBs A CRM Platform That Actually Does Social Right

LinkedIn: Pages Vs. Groups Vs. Answers

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For B2B companies, LinkedIn is one of the most powerful social media channels available. In fact, our Social Media research of more than 5,000 companies has shown that LinkedIn is 277% more effective at generating leads than Facebook and Twitter. But, with so many tools and micro-channels within... Please visit Marketing Land for the...
LinkedIn: Pages Vs. Groups Vs. Answers

5 Tips for Making Your Presentations More Social

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Chuck Dietrich is the CEO of SlideRocket, provider of the leading online presentation platform.Every day, thousands of people are forced to sit through dull, flat PowerPoint presentations. Whether you’re presenting slides during a sales call, speaking at a conference, presenting your company to investors, or sending a presentation via...
5 Tips for Making Your Presentations More Social

KakaoTalk Partners With AdPOPcorn, Brings Ads To Its Messaging Platform As It Prepares A Facebook Home Rival Launcher

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Another move in the oh-so-hot mobile messaging space today: South Korea’s Kakao Inc, which owns the KakaoTalk cross-platform mobile messaging app, has inked an agreement with digital marketing company IGAWorks to bring its mobile ad product, adPOPcorn, to the messaging app. IGAWorks will also provide adPOPcorn to game developers whose products integrate with KakaoTalk....
KakaoTalk Partners With AdPOPcorn, Brings Ads To Its Messaging Platform As It Prepares A Facebook Home Rival Launcher

Ahead of Wii U Launch, Nintendo Shows "How U Will Play Next"

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Nintendo has finally kicked off the Wii U advertising campaign, just days before its new console hits store shelves — and still, most of its marketing efforts are centralized on social media channels. The company’s new commercial, which is available on Facebook and YouTube, shows off “How U Will Play...
Ahead of Wii U Launch, Nintendo Shows "How U Will Play Next"

Mitt Romney's remarks about women spark debate on Amazon.com binder page

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This binder on Amazon.com is the subject of a political debate Amazon.com may be best known as an online retailer. But the company’s product pages also host thousands of opinions of reviewers who discuss the ins and outs of countless products. And one of those product pages — for an...
Mitt Romney's remarks about women spark debate on Amazon.com binder page

Brands Don't Read Up To 97% Of Tweets About Them

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A lot of companies -- like Walmart and Target -- use social media channels as customer relations tools. We noted recently that they have difficulty keeping up with all the comments from their consumers (Walmart had 5,500 unanswered questions on its Facebook pages prior to Christmas.) Costco, for instance, didn't...
Brands Don't Read Up To 97% Of Tweets About Them
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