Thoughts on Poken & Off-line Social Networking

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While, the diary still scored over cellphone in some of the features the socially conscious consumer just wanted to have a single device. Fast forward to 20 September 2010 i.e. today where I just finished reading Kapil Ohri’s latest write-up on afaqs.com which talks about Poken – a USB enabled pen drive type social business card device. The device allows users to exchange their contact details and social networking profile within a few seconds.

The Next Big Thing in Social Networks

Socialized

How much information are you willing to make public in order to improve your social networking experience? What capabilities might the next social networks have to “improve&# our intimacy with our online friends? Creddy is a social network that makes your FICO credit score available to all of your social network friends. Pollygraf, as its name implies, is the truthful social network.

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YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week | Main | 3 Stories That Rocked The Social Media World This Week » July 27, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer The Social Network , aka "The Facebook Movie," hits theaters October 1st. The film is about Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and how the popular social networking site got its start.

5 Great iPad Social Networking Apps

Jason Yormark

There aren’t too many great social networking apps for the iPad, but I have found a select few that I find myself using on a regular basis. Below is the list that I use regularly that cover using Twitter, Facebook, blogging, news consumption and social/web stats. Synchs with Google Reader which is a major plus and easy to share articles to your networks. Sometimes it’s great just to get some high level information about your web and social stats.

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Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW? » July 13, 2010 Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site "We're not saying that  Facebook and Myspace got their idea from us, but we're not saying they didn't either." Video URL: [link] ] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

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Social Networking Stats: 42% of Those With Foursquare App Are Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. million users in July 2012 (on Android/iPhone), up from from 5-6 million per month from March through June. Social Media Statistics Dennis Crowley Foursquare Nielsen Social Media Report 2012 social networking statistics

Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media? » June 24, 2010 Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas Almost everyone is aware of the major social networkingwebsites in existence. But did you know there’s a social network dedicated to people who like totravel to different baseball parks?

15 Top iPhone Apps for Work and Play

Waxing UnLyrical

The other day, my brother sent me a message asking me what apps I was currently using on my iPhone. So I put together a list of my 15 top iPhone apps for you, in case you have been evaluating your own use of apps. And this is only for the iPhone, though several are on my iPad as well (but that’s another post), and some of these can be used on Androids and BlackBerrys as well. Social networks. a bit laborious from the iPhone.

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Could you go social-network-free for one day a week?

Socialized

What if the preferences for your favorite social network allowed you to pick one or more “blackout days” during which you could not log on? Could you get by for a full 24 hours, or more, with no access to Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed or any of your other favorite social media tools? In the acknowledgments to my book, I quote my eight-year-old daughter who told me, when I first started bringing my iPhone into the dining room, “Dad, no electronic devices at the dinner table.”.

Social Networking Meets Game Consoles

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Courtney Love gets sued over tweets | Main | Cyber Monday Is Here! » November 24, 2009 Social Networking Meets Game Consoles There used to be a time where you could play video games for video games and use the computer for computer related things. Social networking… Welcome to the new and highly integrated gaming world.

Four Dating Apps for iPhone

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Zoosk is a social network app geared towards romance. iPhone Apps Tech & Gadgets datehookup dating dating apps for iphone dating apps iphone dating dna dating dna free iphone dating app iphone dating apps skout zooskAs Sir Paul McCartney so succinctly stated ‘all of the lonely people, where do they all come from’? Perhaps some things are better left unknown.

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Apple is Creating a “Social Network” the Right Way

Stay N' Alive

Today Apple launched, quite simply , a “Social Network for Music&#. What’s so powerful is that they’re not really trying to create a social network at all. Apple realizes the Social Graph is just a complement to something bigger. Instead, Apple focused on one of the biggest strengths they have – their music, and made it social. Facebook’s is the Social Graph. The age of “Social Networks&# is gone.

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The 2010 Social Network Map | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Twitter Launches Official Twitter Sharing Button Location Based Social Media for Brands » The 2010 Social Network Map Posted by Anne Herngaard Aug 16th, 2010 Tweet Imagine how the world would look like, if it was made of social networks. Facebook seems to be the largest country on the map, and it is a really fast indicator of where to spend your social media efforts.

The other side of Social Networking

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47 am The other side of Social Networking Jump to Comments Social networking is making a deep(er) penetration in our lives,(our? Consultants are enjoying the social-media revolution. However, a couple of bitter events, connected with Facebook and Orkut, the biggest community sites question the growth of social n/w. Young Indian teenager has lost his life and social n/w site Orkut played a big role in his death.

The Top 3 Social Media iPhone Apps

Firebelly

The list of the ” Top 25 Free iPhone Apps of All Time ” has, no surprise, social media platforms taking three out of the top five spots. Since coming back to life in February 2004, Facebook has pioneered the path to creating sustainable social networking services worldwide. Admittedly, Instagram is my social media platform of choice. YouTube ranks 4th out of the top 25 free iPhone apps of all time, respectfully.

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Tweetie 2: The Best iPhone Twitter App

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Halloween Mania Music Mix | Main | Time to Elf Yourself for the holidays » November 10, 2009 Tweetie 2: The Best iPhone Twitter App Tweetie 2 is the successor to the popular original Tweetie iPhone app by atebits. It is available for the iPhone and iPod Touch, now! Tweetie 2 is so far ahead of every other iPhone Twitter app, it's astounding.

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Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth

Will be the second biggest revenue earner in the Social Economy. . We take a look at the legal, social and media perspectives and ask the question is it really that important? Try it and I will hunt you down and shove your mouse/iphone up your nose. social media accountability anonymity anonymous Facebook Google Identity profile pseudonymity real name reputation trustOne of the great mysteries of life is why Anon was such a genius in print and such an idiot online.

New Snapchat Rival ‘Octi’ Wants You To Use Your iPhone To Scan Faces

Forbes Social Media

A new social media company is betting big on the idea that people want a digital social network that pushes them to interact more offline

Will iTunes' Ping Be a Success?

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook Watch out for Danish start-up – bringing you a social work platform » Will iTunes’ Ping Be a Success? Posted by Anne Herngaard Sep 2nd, 2010 Tweet Yesterday Apple announced a line of updated products along with the social network called Ping. The music network runs within Apple’s latest iTunes 10 version – also in iPhone and iPod Touch.

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What the New Google+ Mobile App Additions Mean to Small Business Owners

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With today’s relaunch of the Google+ mobile apps for iPhone and Android, it’s gotten even easier to let customers and clients keep tabs on your day to day, and give them a glimpse of the faces that make your company work. Search Industry Trends android G+ Google Update Google+ iphone Local SEM local seo mobile phone Small Business social media social networking Google+ just won’t sit still.

Every Social Network is Different: Here's What You Need to Know

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Opinion , Social Media > Every Social Network is Different: Here’s What You Need to Know Every Social Network is Different: Here’s What You Need to Know by Tamar Weinberg on January 25, 2008 Share Over at the Blog Herald , Chris Garrett says that Twitter is changing his news consumption habits.

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What the New Google+ Mobile App Additions Mean to Small Business Owners

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With today’s relaunch of the Google+ mobile apps for iPhone and Android, it’s gotten even easier to let customers and clients keep tabs on your day to day, and give them a glimpse of the faces that make your company work. Social Media android G+ Google Update Google+ iphone Local SEM local seo mobile phone Small Business social media social networkingGoogle+ just won’t sit still.

Top 20 iPhone Apps for Bloggers

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This guest post is by Daniel Scocco of Next iPhone News. With an iPhone! The 20 apps below will help you blog on the go, find ideas and images for your posts, track your analytics, promote your posts on social media and so on. The WordPress app for iPhone gives you everything you need to make a quick post, edit previous posts, edit pages, reply to comments and the like. I mean, being a blogger, I’m sure you do a lot of web surfing using your iPhone.

Download the Ultimate Facebook Image Size Guide Cheat Sheet

Pam Moore

One very important factor for success on any social network including Facebook, is visual marketing. They come in all shapes and sizes, from iPhones, iPads, Androids, tablets and the list goes on. The only guarantee we have in the social media world of today is change! Download the Facebook Social Image Size Reference Guide and Adobe Photoshop Templates Now! . With more than 1.23

Health And Fitness Apps See 62% Increase In Usage In Last Six Months

The Realtime Report

Looking at data from over 6,800 iPhone and iPad apps listed under the health and fitness category, Flurry Analytics reports a 62% increase in the usage of health and fitness apps over the past 6 months, while the overall mobile app industry has only seen a 33% increase. Over the past two years, there have also been various innovative health and fitness apps integrated with major social networks. Usage of health and fitness apps has grown exponentially since 2013.

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FINALLY! A Viable Solution For Posting Photos To Instagram From Your Desktop!

SocMed Sean

The problem is, Instagram is really designed for use with mobile devices and the only TRUE way to get photos from your DSLR to Instagram is to transfer your photos on to the memory of your iPhone or the SD card of your Android device and upload the from the Instagram app. In the upper-left corner of Hootsuite, click on your profile photo.This will bring up a list of your information and show the social networks that you have connected to Hootsuite.

WebClips for Your iPhone | Bare Feet Blog

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Branding , HowTo , News , Tech Tools > WebClips for Your iPhone WebClips for Your iPhone by Roxanne Darling on January 15, 2008 UPDATE: There have been other postings that say making a larger icon, 158×158 for example will produce higher quality results.

Why I Did Not Freak Out Over My Stolen iPhone | Bare Feet Blog

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > HowTo , Money Matters , Strategy , Tech Tools > Why I Did Not Freak Out Over My Stolen iPhone Why I Did Not Freak Out Over My Stolen iPhone by Roxanne Darling on August 18, 2010 Last Friday night we were heading home from visiting some friends in Lanikai.

How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter

Convince & Convert

The rise of the iPhone and iPad while Microsoft essentially ignored mobile computing, is just one example. Social Media Strategy Social Media Tools facebook facebook live medium periscope Social Media Marketing social media strategy social networks twitter twitter mentionsImage via BigStockPhoto.com. For years, Twitter has rolled out new features to make its service more like Facebook. Images in the tweet stream. Profile pages. Video.

How Distributed Content Can Help Control Social Messaging

Waxing UnLyrical

Yet with social media platforms, oftentimes messaging is controlled by the user. Distributed content is an effective way to have more control over your social messaging. It’s kind of like the social media version of the “telephone” game: the recipient gets a clearer message fewer iterations from the sender. No offense to other social sites , but Facebook is the big deal in social platforms. Guest Post by Jim Dougherty.

Foursquare Gives Users a Holiday Gift

Mindjumpers

It makes Foursquare even more social than earlier – and that’s what people want! However, the new features can only be experienced via the updated iPhone app and the web, but soon the service will also be available for Android and BlackBerry. But if more of these requested improvements are on the way, Foursquare will become more and more social. Technorati Tags: CEO , check-in , Dennis Crowley , Facebook , Flickr , Foursquare , interaction , New Foursquare , social , updates.

Social Customer Support: AT&T is doing it Right!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I have been an avid iPhone user almost since the day it came out. I love everything about the iPhone except the fact that it has been hard to actually use it as a phone! To make matters worse it is almost impossible to use in my home but that is a network issue rather than an iPhone issue. It connects to AT&T’s network via your existing broadband Internet service and is designed to support up to five simultaneous users in your home.

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Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time | Subcribe via RSS Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time September 7th, 2010 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share I have to admit, it took me awhile to actually spend any real time with the location based social networks. I’m using their iPhone app and it’s beautiful.

Has Social Media Killed Off Privacy?

Laurel Papworth

The Social Web becomes the Intelligent Web. What with Tom Tom selling our GPS data to the police that then book us for speeding, and facial recognition connecting our faces to our social networks and the privacy implications that entails, are we thinking enough about the big issues in our rush to upload, tag and share content in online communities? I’ve finally figured out how to use my iPhone as a GPS Navigation system.

Check-in on Product Discussion and Get Rewarded on German Rating Site

Mindjumpers

It markets itself as a social network, which lets users share their product experiences. Brands get pages too – and an iPhone application makes it a lot easier for people to participate. As being the key element within social media, your brand becomes a lot more transparent. Social Media Social Network beneficial brand check-in credit customers Engagement Foursquare model German rating site product discussion rewarded The Chicken

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Republican Facebook Exodus? Parler Hits #1 On App Store

Forbes Social Media

Alternative social network Parler hit first overall on the U. App Store for iPhones and second on Google Play, according to mobile analytics firm Apptopia.

New Photo-sharing App Called “Color”. The Next Big Thing?

Mindjumpers

Recently, the new social networking photo sharing app called Color was launched. The new app is launched on iPhone and Adroid, and behind this new social networking app we find former Lala CEO Bill Nguyen and former BillShrink CEO Peter Pham. More precisely, the app allows users to take pictures or videos with their smartphones, which are then uploaded to the Color app network. We become even more social. Tweet.

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The Next Big Thing After Twitter! Is FourSquare The Answer?

Atom Thought

To start with I have always been very impressed with the idea of using location based targeting with social networks (though I understand that people always may not want to reveal their locations and may be averse to this concept). I have always believed that the idea of social networking is not so much about making friends out of strangers-but about sustaining and enriching our relationships with existing and real friends.

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

The Marketing Blog

02 am Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison) Jump to Comments With over 40,000 tweets per minute and new-user registration growth rate of 1500%, you would expect Twitter to give a close fight to the social networking giant Facebook. I was just testing uberVU , a paid social media analytics service for doing a comparison between Twitter & Facebook and the results that it shows are quite interesting to say the least. Wish to see more such interesting stuff on social media.

Path's Privacy Problems Aren't Path's - They're Apple's

Stay N' Alive

The world is up in arms about how the mobile application Path, which I covered here as one of the next social networks to watch, has been sending users' phone directory data back to the service. Technology social ios loopt Apple Path iphone privacyAs someone that knows the founders and trusts what they'll do with the data, I didn't give it a second thought, but the concern is valid. I'd like to suggest that the problem isn't Path's though.