This week flew by and flat out blew. I spent six hours on Wednesday with the good folks at Children’s Hospital Boston as they helped Megatron get re-hydrated from the nasty stomach bug that seems to be making its rounds only to be followed by giving him bottle after bottle of Pedialyte to get rehydrated. Hope your week was a better one. Have a great weekend and catch you next week.
Move over Zuck, Abraham Lincoln filed a patent for Facebook in 1845 – this is one awesome piece of FAKE news from this week. Despite its false nature, it cracks me up how much detail went into the ruse.
Facebook page admins beware! What you CANNOT do on Facebook – do you manage a Facebook fan page? If you answered yes, be sure to peep out this good list of things you can’t do in Zuck’s sandbox.
Justice Served: Hateful Bruins Tweeters Punished For Racial Slurs Against Capitals’ Joel Ward – Last week I posted about the hatetweets that quickly rolled out after the Capitals knocked off the Bruins. At the time of the post, no punishments had been doled out to the folks Tweeting. Well that all changed when the city of Gloucester suspended five from sports.
We’re So Quick to Crown Social-Media Successes That We Forget What They’re Actually Based On – this article takes a look at social media and successes in the space. Sometimes it makes sense to stop and smell the roses a bit before getting caught up in the hype.
The Social Networking Rub – good read, err rant, on social networks and scaling for the human network.