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Reppler: The New Social Media Monitoring Service

Reppler: The New Social Media Monitoring Service

Simply put, Reppler is a social media monitoring service designed to keep your social reputation clean and safe. It addresses three critical pillars of your social reputation — content, privacy and security. Read more »

VIDA: The Lebanese Online Project

VIDA: The Lebanese Online Project

The way we see it, VIDA Project is a unique approach to change. Moreover, since it is being driven by youth, the project should be able to have a strong impact only if the following points were thoroughly considered: Read more »

Social Media Sobriety Test: Don’t Drink & Tweet!

Nothing good happens online after 1a.m. Put an end to the embarrassment that follows regrettable, late-night posts!

How many times did you get back home, after a few drinks, drunk or tipsy then started tweeting or updating your Facebook status without really knowing what it is that you are typing away? How much trouble did that get you in?

Avoidable Posts!

Well, have no fear, your solution is a few clicks away!

“The Social Media Sobriety Test,” a free Firefox plug-in from online-security company Webroot, lets users name sites, like Facebook and Twitter, on which they’d like a little oversight.

The Zimmer Twins: Taking Story Telling to A Whole New Level!

Have you ever watched Dexter’s Laboratories on Cartoon Network? Did you ever wish that the ending of an episode was different? Or maybe that the characters could do more?

Well, wishing time is over, at least when it comes to Jason Krogh’s and Aaron Leighton’s Zimmer Twins!

The Zimmer Twins

The Zimmer Twins is a site devoted to kids and creative storytelling. It invites children to create and share their own animated stories.

“I wanted the characters to have a balance, being completely normal kid in one sense but at the same time, having an air of mystery about them on account of the psychic element.”- Aaron Leighton, Creative Director

First Dutch #Twedding… Who’s Next?

A week ago, Holland witnessed the events of the first wedding concluded via Twitter: The groom-to-be proposed via Twitter and the bride-to-be accepted in the same way. They invited people via Twitter and the actual wedding ceremony could be followed via Twitter as well.

Is Facebook’s Dominance in Danger? BBC Reports

“Facebook may have 500 million friends, but it also has many, many rivals – including some huge ones in some of the world’s largest and fastest growing economies“. The reports argues that there are new emerging competitors that threaten Facebook’s “All-Mighty” status: Local Facebook-like platforms and social gaming platforms such as The Great Indian Parking [...]

Really: New Windows Phone Ad [video]

It’s time for a phone to save us from our phones: the new Windows phone!

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Gap’s New Logo Sentenced to Death by Social Media!

NEVER underestimate the power of social media! One of the latest buzzing news articles is the proof: CNN Reports: Last Monday, Gap Inc. announced it will drop the new version of its logo after thousands of Facebook and Twitter users called for a return to the classic blue box with tall, white letters — a [...]

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The Blacklist: Google’s Response to Defamation Conviction

The Blacklist: Google’s Response to Defamation Conviction

Google's Blacklist

Only some days ago, a Paris court convicted US search engine giant Google and its chief executive, Eric Schmidt, of defamation over results from its "suggest" function. Google's response: The Blacklist!

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Facebook & Twitter Stalking: Court Orders May Apply!

Facebook & Twitter Stalking: Court Orders May Apply!

You think life could never get more complicated then you read a news headline that goes something like this: Stalkers could be banned from Facebook and Twitter in major crackdown on harassment. In other words, there are talks about applying certain existing laws to limit stalkers from targeting their victims through social networking...

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“Twitter: The Movie”… Are You Kidding Me?

Once you think: “This can’t get any weirder!“, you find out that you were totally wrong! With Facebook’s “The Social Network” trailer becoming a hugely viral hit, it seems to make sense that real social networks would become breeding grounds for trailer spoofs. The latest: “Twitter: The Movie.”...

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Twitter Saves a Life, by Preventing a Suicide!

Twitter Saves a Life, by Preventing a Suicide!

If you take the time to really look, you will find that sometimes, social media has the power to solve problems and maybe even save lives!

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