Social Media Utilized to Organize Protests in Egypt

The protest movement in Egypt is taking advantage of social media to communicate, inform and organize.

“Despite attempts to block Twitter, Facebook and other sites (the government denies it was responsible), a Facebook page devoted to Friday’s planned protests had more than 80,000 followers as of 2 p.m. ET Thursday, compared with some 20,000 the previous day.” ~ CNN

Below are a few videos demonstrating social media’s role with what is going on in Egypt:

Social Media Roles in Egypt’s Unrest

10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.9]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself!

Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our ninth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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1. Another boring sushi date? Here’s a fun idea: Each time they’re about to take a bite, yell: “Wait! I think it moved!”

2. My girlfriend is such a good cook; the smoke alarms applaud her!

3. I don’t know what’s more exhausting about parenting: Getting up early every day or acting like you know what you’re doing. :P

4. I wanted to kill the sexiest person alive… But suicide’s a crime.

5. If guys had periods, they’d brag about the size of their tampons.

10 Options & Features Why Facebook Rocks!

I would like to list the 10 thing that make Facebook so special and cause it to rock and shine amongst other social media platforms!

SmileBox Application — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

We will again be looking into examples of tricks and methods that online games and applications are using to make the most of social media. In other words, what is making those apps as “spreadable” and “viral” as they are.

Today’s application is : SmileBox.

How #FollowFriday is Supposed to Work [COMIC]

How #FollowFriday is Supposed to Work [COMIC]

#FollowFriday recommendations can be very tricky to those who don’t understand their value and the right way for them to be done! Many people carry on with #FF recommendations as a chore. Some do it only to get recommended in return. Others do it because they find the people actually interesting. However, and which ever [...]

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.8]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our eighth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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Win $10,000 from Apple for Downloading the 10 Billionth App

Win $10,000 from Apple for Downloading the 10 Billionth App

A Small Glimpse of Twitter Buzz

Do you want a chance to win a $10,000 iTunes Gift Card from Apple? Only about 2.5 years after the launch of the Apple App Store, Apple is about to celebrate the 10 billionth app download!

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Gizmodo Facebook Portrait Contest — Sam Spratt Gets Creative

Gizmodo Facebook Portrait Contest — Sam Spratt Gets Creative

Sam Spratt Illustration's Photos - Gizmodo Portrait Contest

Wishing for a better Facebook profile photo? Enjoying the illustrations done by our artist Sam Spratt? Then you're going to love our latest contest, because it'll leave fourteen lucky folks with profile photos custom-painted by Sam. Here's how to win.

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Zuckerberg: Facebook is Not Shutting Down! [Cartoon]

Zuckerberg: Facebook is Not Shutting Down! [Cartoon]

Facebook is Not Shutting Down

The crowds were in shock: What will happen if Facebook shuts down as the rumor claims? Some were happy, some were sad while others freaked out! Here's how Joy of Tech sees it...

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.7]

10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.7]

Facebook Award!

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our seventh list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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