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Life After Twitter: Sulia Builds Its Own Social Network

allthingsd.com
Jonathan Glick used to be one of many entrepreneurs trying to build a business based on Twitter. He raised millions of dollars for Sulia, a service that was supposed to filter the service’s dizzying torrents of messages into something coherent. And he struck a commercial deal with Twitter to provide custom streams...
Life After Twitter: Sulia Builds Its Own Social Network

Nike continues its push to own the sports tech space with new Nike+ Basketball and Training apps

thenextweb.com
Nike is showing no signs of slowing in its attempt to own the fitness space. Whilst earlier today we brought you news on Path’s integration with Nike+ and its recently launched Fuelband, the sportswear giant has now unleashed two brand new apps into the public realm – Nike+ Basketball and...
Nike continues its push to own the sports tech space with new Nike+ Basketball and Training apps

Lesson learned? If you're gonna cheat, don't tweet about it

gigaom.com
Massachusetts education authorities have their eyes trained on Twitter this week, searching for signs of students who are cheating on the state-wide MCAS exams. According to the Boston Globe Friday: staffers “scour” for MCAS hashtags during the tests. The practice kicked off last June during the science tests. Out of 76,000 students,...
Lesson learned? If you're gonna cheat, don't tweet about it

'Planet Daily' Gets a New Name, an Exec Team, and a Partnership with Buzzfeed

betabeat.com
Not the actual NowThis News headquarters, sadly. (Photo: DC Wikia The video startup formerly known as Planet Daily is stealth mode no more. Today the company announced its proper name–NowThis News–plus the identity of its executive team. The site will launch with a partnership with BuzzFeed in place, positioning the...
'Planet Daily' Gets a New Name, an Exec Team, and a Partnership with Buzzfeed
SOCIAL MEDIA INSIGHTS: American Airlines Invites High Klout Scorers To Their VIP Clubs

Social Media Worst Practices

www.searchenginejournal.com
I bet your one of those people thinking about implementing a social media marketing strategy for your company right? Well here some sure fire ways to end any and all efforts your thinking about pursuing. Stop any and all effort right now Listen to the skeptics who are touting social media...
Social Media Worst Practices

EA scores exclusive rights to develop future Star Wars games

www.engadget.com
Electronic Arts and Disney announced a multi-year agreement today that will see future Star Wars video games exclusively developed and published by EA. This news comes a little over a month after the house of mouse made the decision to stop internal development at LucasArts. EA's developers scheduled to...
EA scores exclusive rights to develop future Star Wars games

Backed By $1.3M, Social Commerce Startup Getonic Looks Beyond F-Commerce, With ~5,000 SMBs, 15 Corporates Signed Up To Sell

techcrunch.com
Israeli startup Getonic, which builds tools for small businesses wanting to sell via social channels such as Facebook, has announced it has raised $1.3 million in total funding. This breaks down into $200,000 in pre-seed funding, $550,000 seed funding and $550,000 in post-Seed funding. Getonic’s seed backers include thetime, Rutledge Vine Capital, private investor...
Backed By $1.3M, Social Commerce Startup Getonic Looks Beyond F-Commerce, With ~5,000 SMBs, 15 Corporates Signed Up To Sell
Profitable, bootstrapped Revtrax now follows coupon sharing across all social media

Twitter Wins the Monday Night Football Game the Replacement Refs Lost

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“Thing happens on TV, and we talk about it on Twitter,” is now an old story. But it’s a good one! So: So look what happened at the end of Monday Night Football last night, after the “replacement referees”, brought in by the NFL after the league locked out its...
Twitter Wins the Monday Night Football Game the Replacement Refs Lost
Caffeinated 1.3 for Mac adds custom services bar, Notification Center integration (hands-on)
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?