Is the Stock Market Over-Exuberant for Snap?

Snap Inc. is a U.S.-based technology and social media company that was started in 2011 .Products include the popular Snapchat app and Spectacles eye wear; it also owns the Bitmoji app. Yesterday (March 2, 2017) was a big day for Snap Inc. and the tech industry overall because of Snap’s highly anticipated IPO (initial public […]

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What’s the State of Healthcare Information Online?

A lot of us look for healthcare information online (sometimes, we even get too much information related to maladies that we or loved ones have acquired). After all, there so many sites out there. With this in mind, let’s look at the infographic prepared by Luth Research: [Here are] “stats about today’s health-related activity taking […]

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A Potpourri of Online Marketing Tools

There are a lot of really good inexpensive marketing tools available that can enhance our strategic and tactical online performance. Damon Nofar, a freelance marketer, has identified ten such tools — as described in the SlideShare presentation below. Here are the URLs for these tools: BuzzSumo — “Analyze what content performs best for any topic […]

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New Adidas App for “Sneakerheads”

There are millions and millions of apps out there — some better than others. 🙂 One clever new app is from Adidas, called Confirmed. As described by Kyle Stock for Bloomberg: “Are limited-edition sneakers still special when buyers can reserve them via an app, like a pizza or a pair of movie tickets? Adidas hopes so. […]

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Will Chitter Make It?

Chitter is “an app that rewards you with free offers and special discounts for doing something you already do: posting photos to your social media! Available now, use Chitter to discover new local businesses and local hot spots, and get rewarded for using it! Sign up to stay updated with all things Chitter.” According to […]

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Interested in Shopping with Instagram? Here’s How

As described at its Web site: “Instagram is a fun and quirky way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures. Snap a photo with your mobile phone, then choose a filter to transform the image into a memory to keep around forever. We’re building Instagram to allow you to experience moments […]

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Is Whisper(ing) a Good Idea?

Over the past two years, we’ve made about 35 posts related to privacy issues. This remains an important issue and one of great concern to a large number of us. And many companies have listened to our concerns, such as Google Chrome offering an incognito setting. Now, there is another new app, Whisper, that has […]

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Mobile App Marketing Do’s and Don’ts

Check out the tips in this infographic from Dot Com Infoway: “The infographic presents simple guidelines along with fun illustrations that are tongue-in-cheek yet spot-on. We have designed and illustrated it in a cartoon-like manner with two fictional characters – Appy and Floppy – to give marketers an intuitive understanding of the prerequisites for the […]

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Where Are Future Technology Sales: Hardware Or Software?

Knowledge@Wharton makes a very interesting observation about the future of technology: “In recent weeks, Amazon.com, Microsoft, and Apple have all held splashy events to tout their newest tablets — the Kindle Fire HD, the Surface, and the iPad Mini. But even as Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos talked up the specs of the new Kindle Fire, […]

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Google Maps: Pedal to the Metal

HELLO: HOPE YOU ARE ALL SAFE AND SOUND. We’re still without power, Internet, and phone. STAY SAFE! With all of the criticism over the iPhone 5′s new mapping app, Google has picked a good time to enhance the quality of Google Maps. The Apple-Google battle continues. Click the map for a Mashable video on the […]

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