Is Rockmelt just a browser for Facebook freaks? Or will it really rock our world?

Children, gather around the electric campfire. You might not believe this, but I remember a world without web browsers. We had social networks back then. One of them was called The Well (for Whole Earth 'Lectronic Link), but you needed to know cryptic Unix shell commands to communicate on it. The web, in its infancy, … Continue reading Is Rockmelt just a browser for Facebook freaks? Or will it really rock our world?

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Executive social media jobs exploding. (It’s not just for ninjas, gurus and interns anymore.)

2010 was the year of the uber-embarrassing social media blunder: Southwest Airlines threw celebrity Kevin Smith off a plane for being too fat to fly in one seat. Smith's Tweets about the incident were not only widely read and hilarious, but a PR nightmare for the airline. The Gap changed their logo and the blogosphere errupted … Continue reading Executive social media jobs exploding. (It’s not just for ninjas, gurus and interns anymore.)

Facebook Lessons from “South Park” — Never play Farmville!

Everything you need to know about Facebook is in this darkly funny episode of "South Park." Kyle "friends" the wrong person on Facebook.  Now all of his friends are unfriending him. His situation is desperate. His father and even grandma start hassling him for not friending them.  Frustrated and tired of wasting his life online, … Continue reading Facebook Lessons from “South Park” — Never play Farmville!