Archive for the ‘SOCIAL MEDIA NEWS’ Category

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October 25, 2011

countdown to global shift on 9/11

September 9, 2011

ONE with ourselves
ONE with each other
ONE with our planet

10 years, 10 hours after the 9/11 tragedy. Live from the hub in Seattle and from satellite events across the world. 4-hours of concentrated global consciousness to shift our collective consciousness from fear to love.

Space no issue in free online AI course

September 9, 2011

AI aficianados never had it so good! Looks like there’s no limit to the number of seats available for students to participate in Stanford’s first free online course on AI: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence. So far, over 100,000 have signed up to to study for two-months with Stanford Professors Sebastian Thrun and Peter Norvig. The course begins October 10, but show a little ingenuity and you can reserve a space ahead of time in Michelle Marie’s Google+ Study Group Hangout. See you there!

"I’m on Facebook, It’s Over"

September 4, 2011

photo Author Curtis Sittenfeld (“Prep” and “American Wife”) reports that the impending demise of Facebook began at Aug. 4, around 8 p.m. Central time.

“It wasn’t because the Web site’s growth slowed this past spring and the number of users shrank in the United States,” he write in The New York Times Sunday Review.. “It wasn’t because of the advent of Google+. It was because I, the latest of late adopters, finally joined. My embrace of the site can only mean that it’s officially passé.”

Experts in the Social Media Jungle

August 29, 2011

photo Social Media Examiner wins CORE points for its expert advice on navigating through and taming the wilderness of the ‘social media jungle.’ From applying game theory to build a loyal online community to research on the science behind successfully sharing content, the Examiner covers all the bases! Follow this leader @smexaminer