Category Archives: Social Media

February 10, 2015

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I stopped using Twitter & Facebook about 1 year and 3 months ago. I thought there might be some value in detailing how this has affected my life as an adult in this modern age. First, I do believe that my experience is skewed a bit by my physical location. I’m up North among the […]

September 8, 2014

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Twitter goes Facebook by injecting foreign content into your stream and Twitter’s New “Buy” Button Lets You Make In-Tweet Purchases There was a time with Jack Dorsey dreamt of a service that literally saved the world. Using the simplicity of SMS and the fact that SMS is built into literally every single cell-phone sold in the […]

January 26, 2014

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  Talk about a thank you coming WAY too late but I never really publicly thanked the people that kept my Flickr Pro account alive for so many years. So I’d like to link to their Flickr and thank them here on the blog. I renewed Flickr Pro for myself because even though I’m storing […]

September 23, 2013

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A few months ago, I quit social media…kind of. It’s easy to just say ‘quit’ than explain exactly how my usage is currently but some people think I’m still very active. The unfortunate thing is that I am social for work. My job involves monitoring and sometimes using social media. Also, I follow a ton […]

July 16, 2013

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This TechCrunch article certainly had me thinking about the Twitter-sphere. I’ve also been watching a lot of Sorkin’s Newsroom over the past few weeks. From the article:  Most objectively, being too quick to retweet can spread inaccurate information. Just today with with the Asiana plane crash at San Francisco airport, an eyewitness said she thought […]