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4 Free Fisher-Price Edutainment Apps for iOS Devices

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The app shows the costumed mouse of animation legend dancing the moves that you choose for him from your smart phone. By tilting the iPhone, iPod or iPad screen baby creates sliding reactions from the up to ten different animals. iPhone Apps Tech & Gadgets fisher price apps fisher price ipad apps fisher price iphone appsFisher-Price Photo Studio. Dance Star Mickey.

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Using Evernote for Better Time Management

Spin Sucks

have it on my laptop, iPad, and iPhone (it’s  available for every smart phone and both Mac and PC). It’s on your phone in Evernote! Took notes at a new business meeting and lost your phone (it happens in Chicago cabs a lot)? And, if you have an iPad, use Reeder for your RSS feeds. said I love it; they both couldn’t understand why. But I’m here now!

50 Shortcuts to Create Visual Content for Social Media

Socially Sorted

We could add our text to images and within seconds and create a designer-quality piece of typography that looked frameable – all from our mobile phone. Typorama – beautiful typography on your phone! Afterlight basically allows you to do post-processing on a photo – right on your phone. Here are just a few: Afterlight turns your phone into a photographer.

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Social Media Is Much More Than Just Social and Media

Unspoken

In other words, objects such as cars, houses, iPads, etc. This is why we don’t see people with only one technology object, such as just one smart phone. Based on my observations of how most businesses are currently approaching the process of incorporating social media into their marketing plans, I can see that they do not truly understand all of the components of social media. They get that social means building relationships and that media is the form of communication that they are using to build these relationships. define who we are as much as our actions do.

Social Media During Emergencies

Akamai Marketing

Since I was evacuated last night, as I listened to tsunami sirens wail,  huddled in my car with blankets, pillows, dog, husband and a battery charger for phone and Ipad, the glow coming off my personal devices was my outside connection with the world. In the case of a diaster, when phone lines are jammed, sometimes Twitter is the only way to get information out. Another thing that hotels and travel companies should do, is advise visitors to accept local  Nixel updates to their smart phones. wasn’t alone. This should just be part of emergency planning.

Create and Optimize Visual Content: a new PR skill

Proactive Report

Shooting – with a camera, an iPad or a smart phone. Editing – either in Camtasia or Final Cut.  Or quickly in iMovie on the iPad.  Forbes called the rise of visual content the breakout trend of 2012. As early as 2007 Jakob Nielsen’s eye tracking studies showed that images attract attention.  note the word compelling). They climb to 7.4X Or a head shot of the CEO. 

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30 Practical Tips for Producing Great Facebook Live Videos

ProBlogger

The Basics of Creating Facebook Live Videos – You Find it On Your Phone. didn’t include this in my initial list of tips but I had a few questions about the real basics of where you create these videos so… if you want to do a Facebook Live video you need to do it from the Facebook App on your phone. Smart Phone Lenses. Click this. asCoYg9hjW #AMA.

Second Screen TV - Research

Diva Marketing Blog

On goes the TV set, you flip open your tablet and smart phone ready to watch. Diva Marketing :  The Insight Report you did with CivicScience indicates that multitasking is the name of the game for 45% of respondents who acknowledged using a ‘second screen’ (smart phone, tablet or computer) while viewing traditional broadcast TV.  . Picture this. Will this change?

The Future of Pharma Marketing: The Game Changer (Part 2)

Blue Focus Marketing

New technology: The iPad is shaping up as the new game changer in the medical field.  were using iPads by the end of 2010.  Per health marketing company Aptilon, 4 out of 5 doctors surveyed said they planned to buy an iPad this year (2011).  More than 90% of all physicians are using a smart phone. Facebook’s dramatic move to engage pharma. Waiting for Godot?

Diigo: A PR Tool for Social Media Releases

Proactive Report

With Diigo Powernote for Android smart phones or the Diigo Offline Reader for the iPhone you can read your bookmarks or the pages you marked Read Later while standing in line, on a train or a bus, or waiting for a meeting. the Diigolet is also available for the iPhone and iPad. What is Diigo? There are three main areas of the site:  My Library, My Network and My Groups.

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Citizen Journalism: Who is a Journalist Today?

Proactive Report

Apple released the first iPad in April of 2010 and sold 3 million within 80 days.  In January 2011, 7% of Americans reported owning some kind of electronic tablet – nearly double the number that owned tablets just four months earlier.  3 out of 5 tablet owners consume news on their tablets and many news publications have created a tablet app. What does that mean? Her advice?  

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Key trends for 2012: Digital Disruption gets Physical

The Way of the Web

But that was before the iPad started to replace a recipe book on the kitchen counter, next to the internet-connected radio and the smart phone. It’s the trend and prediction season, and there’s one overarching theme which ties together the main three technology trends I believe will break into the mainstream in 2012. Over the past decade we’ve seen a huge amount of disruption triggered by increased internet access – both in terms of speed and availability. We’re already entering the cool celebrity endorsement stage.

Social Sharing – Getting News Content Right in 2011

Proactive Report

Most news sites are featuring videos on their news stories and as news content is consumed on smart phones, iPads and tablets, the need for more visual material will grow.  Social  sharing is the new holy grail of  advertising, writes Dan Greenberg, CEO of Sharethrough, in a recent Forbes article. Now people no longer get their news and information only from the media.

Help! My Baby is Sick and Someone is Stealing My Money!

ProBlogger

noted, as usual that mobile visitors represented about twenty percent of my overall traffic, split roughly 50/50 between tablets and smart-phones, which is exactly what I would expect from reading the latest tech news headlines.  It seems we’re happier to buy on our iPads than our Dells, these days. Smart-phone users aren’t quite so keen to buy stuff, yet.  Wheee!

Why Your Business Presence Has To Be Mobile Ready

Navolutions

This is only going to get bigger with the addition of more entry-level android devices, cheaper iPads, mobile Windows 8 devices, and many other mobile options. 48% said that if a site didn’t work well on their smart phones, it made them feel like the company didn’t care about their business. Ten years ago, they might have, but not anymore.

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Packing essentials for #SXSW

Jeff Esposito

You charge it overnight and plug it into your phone when it dies. The small pack packs a punch and will give you two charges for your smart phone. So I’ll bring my lighter netbook and iPad mini. One is for work in the hotel and the other is for taking notes or tooling around the web while in the convention center (plus it will help me save battery on my phone). Is there anything like Texas in early March? The collection of people, and hipsters, is quite astonishing. Water bottle – it is a known fact that there is a plethora of free beverages at SXSW.

Social Pros 15 – Marcus Sheridan, The Sales Lion

Convince & Convert

We use Argyle Social for our social engagement; we use Infusionsoft for our email; Janrain is our crackerjack social integration company, and Jim is our guest host for the podcast (and a smart guy). Jamie’s super-smart. Really smart guy, Eric : Yep. Eric’s Social Media Stat of the Week: Email Opens on Smart Phones and Tablets Have Grown by 82% in the Last Year.

Mobile Commerce On The Rise… Fast

Dave Fleet

According to the company, 20 per cent of US consumers have purchased something from a retailer using their cell phone. If nothing else, it would seem to indicate that the ever-increasing prevalence of smart phones is having a very noticeable impact. I’m excited to see how this trend continues over the next few months. Do you already make purchases via your mobile phone?

An Introduction to Instagram

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While Instagram was only available on the iPhone and iPad for some time, the service recently released an app for Google Android smart phones. Facebook bought the photography service Instagram for about $1 billion. Instagram allows its users to post photos online to several social networks, including Facebook and Twitter. Features of Instagram. Use rewards. Explore the network.

An Introduction to Instagram

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While Instagram was only available on the iPhone and iPad for some time, the service recently released an app for Google Android smart phones. Facebook bought the photography service Instagram for about $1 billion. Instagram allows its users to post photos online to several social networks, including Facebook and Twitter. Features of Instagram. Use rewards. Explore the network.

Preparing Students and Young Professionals for the Business World.

Spin Sucks

As an example, every student must have a smart phone, every student must have a blog and other SM properties, and the school has gone as far as providing iPads to students. Not in terms of recording, but in terms of talking about it here. But I’m baaack! We’ve talked here before about using the social web to find a job , but this discussion is a bit different.

Top Five Stories for Week Ending Oct. 29, 2010

Spin Sucks

Which also means I was able to stay caught up on my Google Reader (I actually use the Reeder app on my iPad) and found some really, really good stuff for you! billion people have smart phones. Have you ever fit two weeks into one? That’s how this week has felt, but I have to say that, without Patti Knight , I’d still be digging through emails and would have accomplished nothing. But, because she is a saint and filed emails, answered ones that she could, and left me the ones that could only be answered by me, I got through them all of them on Monday. 29, 2010. 5.

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Is Social Media Forcing Retirement? | Spin Sucks

Spin Sucks

The new employee showing up at the front door may never have done long-division w/o a calculator; they may use pencils for drawing, but an ipad for note taking; the Voice mail is now a video-mail – it is evolution and those who choose to move forward will be more attractive employers than those that don’t or won’t. They all have smart phones. They do. Alright.

Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? | E.

Convince & Convert

Factor in that Starbucks is experimenting with bringing local brews (yes BEER!) to their coffeehouses… Now, it’s 2 years later, you walk into your fave Starbucks for a few micro-brews, you’re handed an iPad (complimentary loaner if you don’t own one) and an iPad driven social ‘game night’ (think Trivia or other social games) sponsored by a local community business (or featured micro-brew) has you there for hours forking over $6 a beer. Me: the race is on, smart phns vs smart locales? Plenty. What’s Next (Potentially)? realll?