Tunepics is the next Instagram, but with mood music

by Matthew Lucason May 22, 2014
There is a new social media network in town, which is called Tunepics, launched on Wednesday. With this new Tunepics iOS app, users can feature a song with every image they share. Users can search from more than 35 million songs on iTunes. If users decide they like the song enough to buy it form Apple, Tunepics will […]
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Facebook Rumored To Buy Drones Company To Connect Africa To Internet

by Matthew Lucason March 5, 2014
Facebook is in talks to buy a drone company called Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to TechCrunch. The acquisition would reportedly further the efforts of Internet.org, a coalition of mobile technology companies spearheaded by Facebook that is working to bring Internet access to the 5 billion or so people around the world without it. The fact is, Titan […]
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Sell Your House Fast Using Social Media

by Gizmoration August 16, 2013
If you decide to sell your house yourself, you have to think big. This doesn’t just mean an ad in the local paper or even a board outside your house. You need to reach thousands of people, most of whom you have never met and the best way to do this is to use social […]


The Top 5 Social Media Apps

by Chris Murphyon May 9, 2013
Since the advent of the mobile phone, a brand new spectrum of technology has not only sprung into existence, but emerged at the forefront of the information revolution. From the branded applications put out by big businesses to the free games offered by first-time designers, mobile applications are a phenomenal asset to the modern consumer […]
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4 Things Every Band Needs in the Digital Era

by Chris Murphyon May 6, 2013
Making music has never been easier with bands and singers (ahem, Justin Bieber) getting famous just from YouTube. However, just because technology is rampant doesn’t mean that musicians are using it all to their advantage. There are a few things every band needs in order to up their exposure in all the right ways. For […]

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The White House Now On Tumblr!

by Nick Adamson April 29, 2013
The White House is now on Tumblr! The Obama Administration has always been very tech savvy, even before they took control of the White House and they have always had a strong presence on all forms of social media through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and now most recently Tumblr. Tumblr is a microblogging website which allows […]
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New Discovery Feature in Twitter’s Future

by Anna Johnsonon April 26, 2013
Twitter is currently working on an in-app feature that will allow users to discover tweets based on location. Twitter has just been testing the feature within the company and has not revealed the full potential of the app. However, this new discovery feature would be a big step forward for the social media app. Twitter’s […]

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Patton Oswalt’s Social Media Praised – Post Boston Bombing

by Anna Johnsonon April 16, 2013
After tragedy struck with bombs detonating at the finish line of Monday’s Boston Marathon, actor/comedian Patton Oswalt utilized social media to put the situation in perspective. Twitter and Facebook feeds were flooded with users, celebrities, athletes, businesses and organizations, and even Twitter parody accounts showing their support for those effected by the Boston bombings. Oswalt […]
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Twitter to Launch New Music App This Week

by Anna Johnsonon April 15, 2013
The software development company We Are Hunted was acquired by Twitter late in 2012. Founded by Stephen Phillips, Richard Slatter and Michael Doherty, We Are Hunted created internet search technology that finds new music trending on web sites and search engines.  The acquisition was kept secret until early last week when We Are Hunted announced the deal […]

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Conflicts on Facebook Affecting Real Life?

by Nick Adamson April 12, 2013
Facebook conflict and other types of online conflict appear to be affecting our real lives, according to a survey conducted by a corporate training company called VitalSmarts. Out of the 2,698 respondents, they found that 78% reported using rude behaviors online. These behaviors included things like addressing disagreements, mistakes others have made, and complaints on […]
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Vine is the New Popular Social Media App

by Anna Johnsonon April 11, 2013
Vine is a social media app that launched on January 24, 2013. The app was founded by Dom Hoffmann and Rus Yusupov in June 2012, and it was later acquired by Twitter in October of that same year. It debuted as a free iOS app for iPhone and iPod Touch and by April 9, 2013 […]
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Anonymous Hacks North Korean Websites

by Nick Adamson April 5, 2013
Anonymous is commonly referred to as a “hacktivist” group that was founded in 2003. They take a strong stance against Internet censorship, homophobia, government corruption, and Scientology. See also TuneUp Utilities 2013: Fix and Speed Up Computer: REVIEW + GIVEAWAY The members of Anonymous are unknown, they appear to be just an organization of Internet bandits […]

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IDC Survey Reveals Social Media and Facebook Addiction

by Nick Adamson March 29, 2013
A couple of days ago the IDC (International Data Corporation) released a Facebook addiction sponsored survey that examined the activities of smartphone users in an attempt to demonstrate just how important social media has become in peoples every day lives. The online survey was administered for one week earlier this month amongst 7,446 people that […]

Social Media Wars: Google+ and Facebook Updates!

by Nick Adamson March 28, 2013
  Google+ and Facebook have both announced updates to their social media sites this week. Google+ is now allowing users to use GIFs (fancy acronym for those cool moving images you see everywhere) as profile pictures and even has a link on the Google+ webpage showing users how to make a GIF. Matt Steiner who […]

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Gangnam Style Or Harlem Shake? Which One is More Popular

by Anna Johnsonon March 23, 2013
Both, Gangnam Style and Harlem Shake are trending all over social media, but which one is the most popular? Ghergich & Co analyzed number of tweets per country, social media negative and positive comments, performance and finally created this cool infographic. See also Gangnam Style ‘Too Legit To Quit’: Psy and MC Hammer Duet (WATCH) Between […]
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Convergence, a Road to Where? Social Networks Can Hurt You

by Chris Murphyon March 22, 2013
Network Convergence is here. And dear God we all have to look for guidance when we hop on. See also Randi Zuckerberg Having a Facebook Freakout Over Photo Going Viral It’s no longer an option. It’s a necessity. According to a report by Frost and Sullivan, sent out 3/21, via PR Newswire, “It is challenging for […]

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Straight From The Felt Table: How the Poker Community Uses Social Media

by Eric Brownon February 28, 2013
Poker is at least a century old, and yet, it continues to be the most popular card game in the world. What is more, the game steadily makes converts among young adults, which is remarkable for a game often associated with old-timers like James Bond via Casino Royale. Market studies frequently describe the demographics of […]

Oscar Predictions 2013 by Social Media (INFOGRAPHIC)

by Anna Johnsonon February 24, 2013
The Oscars represents one of the most important events on the globe and social media is the main tool to predict the winners. According to the Meltwater Group, a company that watched the social media this month (from January 20th through February 20th) and gathered data from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and websites regarding the Oscar […]


Twitter Lets You Search Old Tweets Now

by Nick Adamson February 8, 2013
Until now we were able only to search tweets no older than a week. Twitter announced today the plan to enable people to search old tweets. Not all the tweets will be kept for the beginning; for the moment those to be kept will be determined by clicks, retweets and other factors, according to the […]
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3 Ways Social Media Failed for Businesses

by Eric Brownon February 4, 2013
Social media. It’s a huge phrase on the internet. It carries a lot of weight. Look at some of the numbers: Over 1.06 billion active Facebook accounts. Over 400 million Google+ accounts. 36% of global internet users have a Twitter account. Also, you might be surprised to learn that 78% of US marketers plan to […]
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New MySpace Relaunched With the Help of Justin Timberlake

by Nick Adamson January 15, 2013
The new MySpace site has launched to the public, and Justin Timberlake, which is the social network’s co-owner, is helping build it.  The completely redesigned social network is now open to the public, allowing anyone to sign-up for an account, create a profile and start experimenting the new features. It coincided with the release of […]