Tag: social media

TED.com – Defend our freedom to share (or why SOPA is a bad idea)

Clay Shirky delivers a clear and cogent history and explanation of PIPA/SOPA, walking through through both the intent and what the ramifications of the bill and how it changes the entire legal system under which websites operate.

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Posted in Art, Copyright, Culture, Politics, Quick Posts, Social Media, Technology
Short Link: http://jty.me/zGaYTn

The Contactually Blog – E-mail is the Universal Platform

I don’t put much stock in stories that say e-mail is dead for precisely this reason.

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Posted in Business, Communication, Quick Posts, Social Media
Short Link: http://jty.me/woCNYC

O’Reilly Radar – The end of social

The more we share the less value each piece of information has to the people (but not the systems) that we share to.

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Posted in Communication, Culture, Economics, Quick Posts, Social Media, Technology
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guardian.co.uk – Networks are not always revolutionary

Fair point I think, having the network or having fame isn’t enough to guarantee success but it does help.

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Short Link: http://www.yostivanich.com?p=3335

TechCrunch – Groupon Was “The Single Worst Decision I Have Ever Made As A Business Owner”

The more I read about Groupon the more I want this business to just go away.

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Posted in Economics, Quick Posts, Social Media
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Marco.org – Why the Quick Bar (“dickbar”) is still so offensive

All true and wonderfully pointed, thanks Marco.

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Posted in Design, Quick Posts, Social Media, User Experience
Short Link: http://jty.me/gtF249

furbo.org – Twitterrific firsts

Third party clients have been at the forefront of the Twitter experience for many years, that differentiation and unique spin on the Twitter stream is what drove many of Twitter’s core functionality today.

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Posted in Communication, Design, Quick Posts, Social Media, Technology, User Experience, Web Design
Short Link: http://jty.me/i2PlqT

The Next Web – Twitter explains why developers shouldn’t build new clients

So basically Twitter is going to push hard into developing/perfecting official Twitter clients, so everyone else we’re coming after your business model, switch, differentiate or be dead in the water.

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Posted in Economics, Quick Posts, Social Media
Short Link: http://jty.me/h8QUet

ZDNet – Students suspended, expelled over Facebook posts

The school shouldn’t have a right to dictate what students due in the privacy of their online accounts or in their free time.

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Posted in Politics, Quick Posts, Technology
Short Link: http://jty.me/g4C2J1

CSS-Tricks – Quick Thoughts on Sharing Buttons

I agree with his reasons.

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